Pinelands Biomass Facility

EDF Renewable Energy

Client: EDF Renewable Energy

Location: Dorchester, SC

Scope:  The Allendale Biomass Facility is a 25MW (nominal) biomass plant burning wood waste and is located in Allendale, South Carolina.  Summit was the General Contractor for this project and was responsible for all permitting, site work, SWPPP, civil/concrete (including a mass pour for the turbine), structural steel erection, above and below ground piping, electrical and instrument installation, buildings (control room), fire water system, and mechanical equipment installation including Cooling Tower, Water Treatment facility, SNCR, precipitator, boiler feed water pumps, and a GE steam turbine and generator.  Summit was also responsible for coordination of procurement, and startup and commissioning support through COD.


  • GE Steam Turbine
  • Graham Surface Condenser
  • FS&E Boiler
  • Process Barron Fuel Handling System
  • Tank Connection 340,000 Gallon Tank
  • Goulds Vertical & Horizontal Pumps
  • Auxilary Transformers
  • GSU

Duration: 17 months