Industrial Contractors Skanska awarded contract for Kentucky Utilities Company

Press release 1/9/2014 8:49 AM EST

Industrial Contractors Skanska has signed a contract to perform engineering, procurement and construction services for a Coal Combustion Residual (CCR) Treatment System at Kentucky Utilities’ E.W. Brown Generating Station in Harrodsburg, Kentucky.  PCI Skanska will provide the design and engineering services for the project, as well as the commissioning. 

The contract value is approximately $56 million, which will be included in order bookings for Skanska USA Civil for the fourth quarter of 2013.

The project will include engineering, procurement and construction of conveying and treatment systems to handle CCR by-products.  This includes all material handling equipment and controls needed to transport and treat CCR materials generated by units 1, 2 and 3.  Upon completion, CCR materials will be dry landfilled, in accordance with recently drafted EPA Clean Water Act power plant effluent guidelines.

Work will commence in February 2014 with anticipated completion in January 2016.