A subsidiary of Foster Wheeler Ltd’s Global Power Group has been awarded a contract for a heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) to be integrated in a cogeneration plant that REPSOL is constructing at the SINES Refinery in Portugal.

The company will design, supply and erect the HRSG, which will be coupled to a Siemens SGT-800 combustion turbine, with a total installed rating of 47 MWe. The HRSG will produce high and low-pressure steam for the refinery process.

Commercial operation of the HRSG is scheduled for the second quarter of 2010.

Foster Wheeler has received a full notice to proceed on this contract from UTE IBERESE-SOMAGUE, a business alliance formed between Iberese and the constructor, Somague, a Portuguese subsidiary of the Spanish construction group Sacyr Vallehermoso.

The terms of the award were not disclosed.