5 March 2010 – Siemens Energy has received a follow up order for the supply of an SST-400 steam turbine-generator as an extension to the turbine building in the chemical industrial park in Wilton, UK. The purchaser is park operator Sembcorp UK.
The industrial steam turbine, with an installed capacity of 52 MW is to be deployed to generate power within the existing turbine building at the chemical industrial park in Wilton. The Siemens scope of supply encompasses an extraction condensing turbine, a generator and the associated auxiliary systems. It is anticipated that the components will be delivered to the customer within 13 months and will then be put into operation next to the existing Siemens turbine.
Sembcorp manages one of Europe’s leading integrated chemical industrial parks at Wilton, in north east England. This park is home to some of the world’s leading chemical, petrochemical, biofuel companies. Sembcorp Industries, with its headquarters in Singapore, has a global workforce of over 6700. Its British subsidiary S is one of the largest private-sector utilities and services providers to industry in the UK.