HOUSTON, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Atlantic Plant Services (APS) was recently awarded the insulation contract for the Newark Energy Center in Newark, New Jersey. APS will provide and install a complete insulation system for the facility, including labor, materials, and equipment, as well as testing and support activities.
“Atlantic Plant Services has a long history of delivering value to our customers,” said Gerry Stolarz, Atlantic Plant Services Vice President and General Manager. “With more than 30 years of insulation experience, our demonstrated ability to provide timely and cost effective solutions sets us apart across the range of industries we serve.”
The Newark Energy Center is a 655-MW gas-fired electric power plant which will operate as one of the cleanest gas-fired power plants in the United States. The Center will be capable of providing enough electricity for more than 700,000 homes across northern New Jersey and the regional power grid. Scheduled to be operational in May 2015, the facility is being built by a joint venture between Skanska and SNC-Lavalin.
The Brock Group is a leading provider of industrial specialty services to clients around the world, with headquarters in Houston, TX, and operating units in Canada, the United States and Latin America. The company’s 19,000-plus employees support routine maintenance, turnarounds and capital projects by providing services including scaffolding and work access, insulation, coatings/linings, instrumentation & electrical and heat tracing.