INSTALLATION DESCRIPTION BRIEF
INDUSTRY: IPP (Independent Power Producer)
APPLICATION: 800 MW Combined Cycle Generation Plant
COMMERCIAL OPERATION: February 2001
ENTERGY POWER GROUP
DAMHEAD CREEK PROJECT
Kingsnorth, Kent, UK
EPC CONTRACTOR: RAYTHEON ENGINEERS & CONSTRUCTORS UK, LTD.
800 MW Natural Gas Fired, Combined Cycle Generation Plant consisting of two (2) gas turbine generators exhausting into two-three pressure Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSG’S) supplying steam to a single reheat steam turbine generator.
Plant consists of the following systems that are controlled via the Distributed Control System.
Siemens-Moore Process Automation Solutions APACS DCS with the following components:
Dedicated Historian Server
(9) Redundant Advanced Controller Module Pairs
(9) Remote cabinets to handle specific areas of the plant.
3696 Total I/O Supplied: 636 AI 148 AO 1906 DI 590 DO 256 TC 144 RTD 16 PI
Auto Plant Start (APS - ie. “One-Button” Sequence Start-up)
Integral redundant datalinks to the three (3) MHI turbine control systems, water treatment system, auxiliary boilers, and continuous emissions monitoring (CEMS) system.
GPS Time Synchronization