CFB can bring high value to countries that have large reserves of low quality lignites, coals and waste coals from mining operations, like: Colombia, Germany, Turkey, Russia, South Africa, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia, India, China and Australia. Using conventional PC technology, these low quality fuels drive boiler size, cost, and, maintenance and plant downtime way up.
published in Power Insider, Volume 8 Issue 6
Can you tell us about yourself, company & areas of expertise?
My name is Robert Giglio and I am a Senior Vice President of Strategic Business Development for Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW). I started with Foster Wheeler about 24 years ago as a R&D engineer, moved my way up the R&D ladder and then crossed over to market forecasting and business strategy.
I am fortunate to have both the technical, market and business experience since developing business strategies involve all three areas. This connection is strongly emphasized in SFW, which utilizes a dedicated committee of R&D, engineering, technology and business leaders to steer the company’s strategy. I have had the privilege of chairing this committee for over 9 years with the role of connecting our technology strategy to our market strategy.Read full article