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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Jim Spencer
(248) 374-8910
Monday, April 26, 2004
Lipten Power to upgrade boiler system at Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel


WIXOM, MI, - LIPTEN Power of Wixom, Michigan, a powerhouse engineering design/build provider, has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract to provide engineering and supply two package boilers with related equipment to Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corporation’s Follansbee, West Virginia plant.

A heavy industry supplier for 35 years, LIPTEN will supply two 73,000 lbs/hr Babcock & Wilcox super-heated package boilers to be fired with coke oven gas, a by-product of the blast furnaces. Back-up fuel is natural gas.

Other LIPTEN-supplied equipment includes Bloom Engineering Low NOx burners with associated fuel trains, managed by a LIPTEN-engineered programmable logic control (PLC) system utilizing Allen-Bradley components.

Additional LIPTEN-supplied equipment includes Sheldon Engineering combustion air fans and a 320,000 lbs/hr Econdyne Ltd. deaerator system.

Equipment start-up will be provided by LIPTEN, as well as all related upgrading of the infrastructure to accommodate the installations.

LIPTEN Company (www.lipten.com), serves a national clientele for design, installation and servicing of power generation and cogeneration systems. Branch offices are located in the Detroit, New York City and Montreal areas.


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