When one of two boilers at Luminant’s Tradinghouse Power Plant near Waco was imploded recently, our crews immediately began cutting and separating the sections into smaller pieces for recycling. Some salvageable equipment is being used at other plants while 16,000 tons of recyclable materials will be hauled to recycling centers across Texas to be reused.
Imploding the boilers is the final significant step in the demolition process of the plant’s two inactive, retired natural gas-powered steam units. The remaining boiler will be imploded this summer.
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Razen Thomas is proud to be Powering Texas and proud of the hard work and innovation that she sees from her colleagues every day at Oak Grove Power Plant. As support manager, Razen makes sure everyone has the tools, equipment and processes to do their jobs safely and effectively. Watch this month’s Job One Profile […]
An abundance of wildlife, including numerous bald eagles, call Luminant’s sites and reclaimed land home. When Liberty Mine’s resident bald eagle pair returns this fall, they’ll find a few home renovations – most notably, a new nest location. The eagles’ nest was recently moved away from mining activities to a new location on company property […]