KBR Awarded Contract by Progress Energy Carolinas for Richmond County Combined Cycle Unit Project
KBR's division of its Services business unit, BE&K Construction Company, has been awarded a power contract by Progress Energy Carolinas, Inc. to provide construction services for a new natural gas-fired combined-cycle unit at the Richmond County Energy Complex located near Hamlet, N.C., USA.
BE&K will provide general construction services including installation of foundations, power generation and auxiliary equipment, piping, electrical, instrumentation, control and related systems for the completion of the facility, which is designed to improve electric system reliability in southern and eastern North Carolina. Work on the project is expected to begin in April 2009.
KBR Services, a business segment of KBR, Inc., offers a full spectrum of direct hire construction, engineering, and maintenance services to US domestic clients in capital-intensive industries.
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