300-MW Peaker Plant Construction
University Park, Ill.
- Client / Owner
- University Park Energy, LLC (division of Constellation Power Source)
- Graycor Industrial
Graycor Industrial was chosen as the general contractor to erect six Pratt & Whitney Twin-Pac® combustion turbines. The project, which expended 150,000 man-hours, included performing all excavation, concrete, piping, electrical and equipment setting, as well as final site work in conjunction with the construction. Graycor's team also assisted in startup and commissioning.
- 6 Pratt & Whitney Twin-Pac® and generators (Owner-provided)
- Control building
- 100,000-gallon demineralized water tank
- 100,000-gallon raw water tank
The mechanical piping and electrical work were subcontracted.