Between 2009-2011 Aalborg CSP developed and supplied 5 x 50MWe steam generating systems for concentrated solar powered parabolic trough plants in Spain. 

The total capacity is 1.5 times bigger than the Offshore wind turbine plant, Hornsrev 1 in the North sea or the capacity of 125 Offshore wind turbines of 2MWe.


Boiler type:  50MWe standard double line
Design pressure:     120 barg
Capacity:50MWe or 202T/h

The delivery includes:

5 set of steam generating equipment for producing 50MW electricity at each plant.

Aalborg CSP's scope of supply has been design and engineering - procurement - total installation and commissioning of the equipment.

Scope of  supply: 

  • Evaporator unitsincluding steam drums
  • Economizers
  • Superheaters
  • Reheater
  • Piping gallery including valves, drain, headers, blow down tank, steel construction, and control system 
  • Mechanical and electrical installation of the equipment
  • Design and P&I diagrams
  • 3D model
  • Steel structure
  • Strength and flex calculations
  • Documentation
  • Supervision of installation and commissioning
  • Legalization of the plant