June 6, 2018 - SFW is proud to be a corporate sponsor and participant of the “AI challenge” offered by Reaktor and the University of Helsinki. Artificial Intelligence is predicted to impact every industry and every individual. Sumitomo SHI FW, committed to innovation and growth, sees AI as an important emerging technology that can boost the value add of SFW offerings in the energy industry.
June 5, 2018 - Sumitomo SHI FW announces today that it has successfully completed the delivery of a CFB boiler technology upgrade project to increase the oil shale retort gas combustion in an existing circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) boiler at the Enefit´s Narva Power Plant in Estonia.
April 30, 2018 - “Services Americas” is the latest addition to SFW. Since our acquisition by Sumitomo Heavy Industries (SHI) last year, we are the OEM of the AMEC Foster Wheeler fleet of fluidized bed boilers.
April 25, 2018 - Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. has secured an order from Biopower Kanda Goudou Gaisha, a power company established by The Kansai Electric Power Company, Incorporated, for a biomass power plant with approximate output of 75,000 kW.
April 20, 2018 - As the industry prepares for the impending IMO sulfur regulations, Robert Giglio, Sumitomo SHI FW, USA, explains how refiners can find opportunity in a disrupted heavy sulfur fuel oil market.
April 18, 2018 - Construction work is well underway for MGT Teeside Ltd’s biomass power plant in Teeside, near Middlesbrough, UK. Once operational in early 2020, the 299-MWe facility will become the world’s largest circulating fluidized bed (CFB) plant solely fired on biomass. Robert Giglio, Senior Vice President Sumitomo SHI FW, gives some background into the new boiler class.
April 16, 2018 - How does CFB boiler technology sit in an energy landscape that is looking for renewable and low carbon solutions?
April 13, 2018 - Historically, the utility-scale power plant design has been determined by scale economics, fuel availability and environmental impact. The world’s first 300 MW class, 100 per cent biomass-fired Tees renewable energy plant (Teesside) is being constructed based on these parameters.