December 17th, 2014 by Summit Construction
The City of Alexandria, Louisiana (COA is developing an expansion of the D.G. Hunter Generating Station with the addition of Units 5 through 11. The technology being incorporated is spark-ignition reciprocating engine technology, using model 20V34SG engines provided by Wärtsilä North America (WNA), using natural gas for the only fuel. Each engine is rated at approximately 9 MWe, and the total plant net output is 60 MWe. Scope of work includes detailed design, supply of the balance of plant equipment and bulk materials, construction, and start up of the entire plant.