Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group, Inc. (B&W PGG) has signed a contract worth approximately $90 million to design, engineer, procure and construct wet flue gas desulfurization (FGD) systems for two 825 megawatt units at Detroit Edison Company's Monroe Power Plant in Monroe, Mich. B&W PGG is an operating unit of The Babcock & Wilcox Company.
The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W) announces it is combining two of its business units into a single organization to accelerate its growth in the commercial nuclear power sector. Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Energy, Inc. will be formed through the combination of B&W Nuclear Power Generation Group, Inc. and B&W Modular Nuclear Energy, LLC. Christofer M. Mowry, currently the President and CEO of B&W Modular Nuclear Energy, has been named President of the new organization. The consolidation is expected to be effective in April 2010.