openPR Logo
Press release

Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Power Station Ductwork Order for Senior Hargreaves

04-07-2010 09:43 AM CET | Industry, Real Estate & Construction

Press release from: Senior Hargreaves

/ PR Agency: Ainsworth Maguire
Senior Hargreaves, secure £2 million ventilation ductwork contract at a new power station.

Senior Hargreaves, secure £2 million ventilation ductwork contract at a new power station.

Ventilation plays a critical role at EDF Energy’s new West Burton Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power station. Bury based Senior Hargreaves is to supply and install specially engineered ductwork under a two million pound contract awarded by mechanical services engineers SPIE Matthew Hall.

The project requires pre-insulated process ductwork, HVAC ductwork, emergency smoke control and extract ductwork and corrosion resistant (PVC) ducts. Due to the high-speed building programme, Hargreaves will be supplying equipment to a strict batch schedule with ductwork pre-kitted and including all the necessary fittings and consumables for fast site installation. Each colour-coded batch of ventilation equipment will be supplied with detailed identification documentation and packing lists. First ductwork shipment began in November and these will continue until April 2010.

Temperature resisting process ductwork, designed for sustained exposure to hot exhaust gasses, will be supplied for the main turbine halls. Within the building envelope this will be protected by galvanising, while externally, a long life paint finish will be applied.

Hargreaves HFD fire duct will also be used throughout the buildings to provide emergency smoke control and removal. This is a heavily pre-insulated duct designed and tested to achieve two-hour fire resistance with internal temperatures of up to 400 degrees to meet requirements for stability, integrity and insulation. Another specialist construction used on the site is corrosion resistant PVC ductwork for battery and chemical rooms. Standard ventilation ductwork will be used elsewhere on the 12 building complex for general comfort ventilation and air-conditioning.

The West Burton CCGT is an innovative project style for the UK, but is a proven design and construction methodology that has been successfully used by EDF Energy at other European locations. EDF Thermal Engineering in Paris was responsible for all engineering and procurement and is the principal management contractor. The new power station will enter service in 2011, will serve up to 1.5 million homes and has a projected operating life of 25 years.

More Information

High resolution images are on the web at www.ainsmag.co.uk/ha166/4721ha1a-ductwork.htm

Senior Hargreaves is the UK's largest ductwork manufacturer. They produce over 4,000 tonnes of HVAC ductwork each year for a diverse range of construction applications. The HFD range of fully tested fire resistant ductwork is designed for smoke extract and ventilation in fire engineering projects, where safe evacuation of people is vital.

Phil Johnson, Senior Hargreaves

Senior Hargreaves, Lord Street, Bury, Lancashire BL9 0RG, UK

Tel. +44 (0)161 764 5082 Fax. +44 (0)161 762 2336
E-mail: pr@senior-hargreaves.co.uk Web: www.hargreaves-ductwork.co.uk

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Power Station Ductwork Order for Senior Hargreaves here

News-ID: 126382 • Views: 1535

More Releases from Senior Hargreaves

Ventilation Ductwork Engineering Specialist Senior Hargreaves Opens New Southern …
HVAC ductwork manufacturer and contractor Senior Hargreaves has opened a new project office at Calleva Park in Reading. Headed up by business development manager Gary Parslow the new facility will house project management and other technical support staff for rapid response to client needs. This means even better local service for architects, building services specifiers and construction clients in the South of England. Hargreaves CEO, Tim Hopkinson commented, “We
Heating and Ventilation Ductwork Experts Hargreaves Appoint New Business Develop …
Construction industry veteran Gary Parslow has joined the team at heating and ventilation specialist Senior Hargreaves. As business development manger he brings in-depth experience to the company at a critical time in the businesses development. Gary has 32 years experience in the heating, ventilation and air-conditioning industry, most recently as a director at Isotemp, the specialist South Wales ventilation ductwork contractor. Previous projects for which he was
Ventilation Ductwork Specialist Senior Hargreaves Has New Chief Executive
Tim Hopkinson, the new chief executive at ventilation ductwork specialist Senior Hargreaves, is adopting a business as usual approach as he takes over from former managing director, Kevin White. Tim is keen to build on the knowledge and experience in the business that has given Hargreaves a solid foundation in the currently turbulent construction market. Tim joins Hargreaves from a construction and building services background. His career journey, from
Top Changes at Ventilation Ductwork Experts Hargreaves
The managing director at ductwork specialist Senior Hargreaves, Kevin White, has retired after 40 years with the business. “I have seen some huge changes in the business over the years,” he says, citing the emergence of the trade counter business, Ductshops, the development of Hargreaves HFD fire resistant ductwork and the creation of a new a division devoted to new products and innovations. Kevin joined the company as an

All 5 Releases


More Releases for EDF

Energy as a service Market Competitive Analysis 2025: ENGIE, Enel X, Edison SpA, …
In this Energy as a service market report, industry trends have been explained on the macro level which makes it possible outline market landscape and probable future issues. This market research report contains thorough analysis of market and numerous related factors that range from market drivers, market restraints, market segmentation, opportunities, challenges, and market revenues to competitive analysis. Global Energy as a service Market to reach USD 19,607.8 million by 2025. Global
Global Thermal Power Plant Market 2018 -EDF, E.on, RWE, Suez Group, Tokyo Electr …
The study which offers insights of in-depth research on Global Thermal Power Plant Market delivers the future prospects of the market, emerging trends and delivers the methodical outlook of the industry by considering features such as Thermal Power Plant market growth, consumption volume, market trends and industry cost structure during the forecast period 2018-2025.The study provides a Thermal Power Plant market Segmentation it in terms of Region, Type and Application.
Advanced Energy Storage Market 2016 - 2024 | AES Corporation, EDF Renewables, Sc …
Press Release – 23 Aug 2018 Research and Development News -- . . Latest Update "Advanced Energy Storage Market - Global Industry Analysis Size Share Growth Trends and Forecast 2016 - 2024" with Industries Survey | Global Current Growth and Future. ' ' Global Advanced Energy Storage Market: Overview Advance energy storage is a process of storing electrical energy and then utilizing it later.  Advanced energy storage is a combination of energy storage medium enabling technologies
Global Radioactive Waste Management Market 2017: Ecology Services, EDF, Areva, C …
Global Radioactive Waste Management Market 2017-2022 QY Market Research include new Radioactive Waste Management market research report "2016-2022 Report on Global Radioactive Waste Management Market Competition, Status and Forecast, Market Size by Players, Regions, Type, Application" to its huge collection of research reports. This report on the global Radioactive Waste Management market is highly useful as it covers all the aspects which are important in determining the future of this industry. The
Advanced Gas-Cooled Reactor (AGR) Market 2017 - EDF, SA, EDF Energy Plc, ENBW En …
MarketReports.Biz, recently published a detailed market research study focused on the "Advanced Gas-Cooled Reactor (AGR) Market" across the global, regional and country level. The report provides 360° analysis of "Advanced Gas-Cooled Reactor (AGR) Market" from view of manufacturers, regions, product types and end industries. The research report analyses and provides the historical data along with current performance of the global Advanced Gas-Cooled Reactor (AGR) industry, and estimates the future
EDF and Iberdrola Buybacks Suggest Renewables Upturn
By Peter Kneller The European renewable energy sector has not had a particularly happy time of late. Over the past few years renewable energy production has been battered by the effect of poor wind speeds. It has also been haunted by regulatory uncertainty as cash-strapped governments re-think generous subsidy regimes. Spain, for instance, at the end of last year applied retro-active changes to its pre-existing solar incentives. A combination of