Sumitomo Heavy Industries and Amec Foster Wheeler’s fluidized bed business have combined to become the new global leader in sustainable energy solutions.

We are the premier provider of steam generators, gasifiers and acid gas scrubbers which we have been advancing for over 40 years tracing back to our Foster Wheeler and Ahlstrom Pyro-Power origins.

With more than a century of designing, fabricating, erecting and starting our own equipment, we have the experience and capability to assess your boiler, recommend improvements, and predict the impact on performance, reliability and operation before any fieldwork is started.

Through our experience of supplying over 625 fluidized bed units to industrial and utility customers worldwide, we have steadily scaled-up and improved our technology.

Making a 100% renewable energy future possible today.

Our Circulating Fluid Bed (CFB) Scrubber efficiently captures all acid gases, metals and particulate matter down to the lowest levels.

Our Bubbling Fluid Bed steam generators have a history of reliable operation and have brought value to many clients due to their ability to burn high moisture and high ash fuels.

As a major player in gasification, we have the necessary in-house expertise located in our major engineering design centers around the world.

Sumitomo SHI FW Metallurgical Waste Heat Boilers (WHB) are designed to cool the hot process gases from non-ferrous pyrometallurgical furnaces or similar processes.

Alto 1 and 2 are flexible and economical power generating stations using Indonesian coals with capacities of 100 MWe and 105 MWe.

Attarat is the world largest oil shale fired power plant (2 x 277 MWe), located in Jordan.

The 2 x 300 MW (net) power plant utilizes Sumitomo SHI FW’s circulating fluidized-bed technology that can accommodate multiple solid fuels to generate power.

The Dangjin 4 Biomass Power Plant produces 105 MWe of power from palm kernel shells, wood pellets, recycled wood and sub-bituminous coal.

Efficient steam generation with high availability for one of the biggest soda ash plants in the world

Dominion powers about 150,000 homes from its Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center 670 MWe (gross) clean-coal plant located near St. Paul, Wise county in Virginia.

Our scope included the design and supply of the absorber, pulse jet fabric filter, ash recirculation system, water injection system and lime dry hydrator.

The Fortum Silesia CHP Plant will produce 75 MWe of power from waste RDF, biomass and bituminous coal.

The Green Energy Centre produces 23 MWe of power from local refuse derived fuels.

CFBs convert high sulfur petcoke into valuable power and steam.

The JEA Northside Repowering Plant is in service and producing power that will benefit its customers today and into the future.

At the heart of the plant is the world’s most advanced Circulating Fluid Bed (CFB) steam generator, representing a culmination of over 30 years of technology development by Sumitomo SHI FW.

Lahti is the first large-scale gasification project for repowering an existing coal plant.

We have been awarded a contract by Tecnicas Reunidas SA and Samsung C&T EC UK to design and supply a circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) steam generator for the Tees Renewable Energy Plant, in Teesside, UK for MGT Teesside Limited.

The plant will be built at WGC-6’s Novocherkasskaya GRES generating facility located in Novocherkassk, within the Rostov region of Russia.

The team built a 20 MWth CCS pilot plant demonstrating our advanced Flexi-Burn™ CFB technology and developed a design for a full-scale 300 MWe CCS plant.

In collaboration with Viridor, one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies, Highview was awarded funding for a 15MWh energy storage demonstration project by the UK Government.

GDF Suez, one of the leading energy producers in the world, built a state-of-the-art biomass power plant supplying over 200 MWe of renewable power to Poland’s power grid since 2012.

The CFB’s wide fuel range gives KOSPO the widest fuel procurement flexibility and the ability to save millions of dollars in fuel cost over the plant’s life.

Luminant’s Sandow Unit 5 is a 630 MWe (gross) power plant located in Rockdale, Texas. The plant features two Sumitomo SHI FW circulating fluidized bed boilers which convert high-ash, Texas lignite into valuable power for local homes and industrial facilities.

This cryogenic energy storage Pilot Plant (350kW/2.5MWh) was developed to prove our technology and used heat from a biomass plant to improve the efficiency of the system.

Soma Kolin Power Plant is the largest CFB project ever awarded in Turkey. The plant will feature two Sumitomo SHI FW circulating fluidized bed boilers and two flue gas scrubbers.

Turow Power Station has been reliably producing power with our CFBs since 1998.

Sumitomo Heavy Industries and Highview Power partner to bring large-scale, long-duration energy storage to global markets.

We believe energy storage technology can be the game changer that can truly unlock the full potential of renewable energy by making renewable energy as dependable and affordable as conventional power.