Valmet Received €100 million Order to Deliver Three Boiler Plants and Automation System for Kilpilahti Power Plant, Finland


Valmet will deliver three boiler plants and an automation system to the new Kilpilahti combined heat and power plant in Porvoo, Finland. The value of the order is around EUR 100 million.


Valmet’s delivery includes three boilers, flue gas cleaning systems and a power plant automation system. One of the boilers is a Valmet CYMIC boiler based on circulating fluidized bed (CFB) technology and two are oil and gas boilers. Each boiler has a fuel capacity of 150 megawatts (MW).

Boilers will be equipped with flue gas cleaning systems including baghouse filters as well as wet scrubbers. Valmet DNA distributed control system will cover the whole power plant. The contract also covers installation, training and commissioning for the equipment.

The boilers combine high efficiency combustion with various solid and gaseous side stream fuels from the refinery. New power plant will comply with the latest environmental regulations, including the European Commission’s Industrial Emission Directive (IED).

The new plant will produce and supply steam, electricity and feed water to Neste’s refinery and Borealis’ petrochemical plant. Kilpilahti Power Plant Limited is owned 40% by Neste, 40% by Veolia and 20% by Borealis. The startup of the plant is scheduled for 2018.


Company Name Valmet
Location Porvoo, Finland
Type Deliver Of Three Boiler Plants And Automation System
Order Value €100 Million


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