November 3, 2017 - The recent acquisition of Amec Foster Wheeler’s circulating fluidised bed (CFB) boiler business by Sumitomo Heavy Industries Ltd is a big deal in the biomass to energy world. The new entity Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) calls itself, “A new global leader in sustainable energy solutions,” a seemingly bold and bullish statement that on closer examination has plenty of substance to it.
November 1, 2017 - Sumitomo’s SHI buys Amec Foster Wheeler’s CFB technology to create a new force in fuel flexible CFB technology.
October 25, 2017 - Asian Power recently caught up with Sumitomo SHI FW’s Eiji Kojima and Tomas Harju-Jeanty at Asia Power Week, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand to discuss the recent acquisition of Amec Foster Wheeler’s CFB boiler business by Sumitomo Heavy Industries.
October 24, 2017 - Only circulating fluidized bed combustion technology satisfies all of the often contradictory design requirements of modern solid fuel plants, writes Robert Giglio.

Gaining a Foothold (Power Line)

October 23, 2017 - CFB technology offers a promising future for coal-based power.
October 18, 2017 - The circulating fluidised bed boiler has a number of significant advantages in biomass applications, not least its high degree of fuel flexibility, ability to make use of locally sourced cheap but low quality fuels, and insensitivity to big variations in fuel properties.
September 25, 2017 - We were happy to premiere Sumitomo SHI FW at PowerGen Asia 2017, in Bangkok, Thailand through our presence at our booth and our exciting presentations we made about our new company.
September 23, 2017 - A new company in the fluidised bed field, Sumitomo SHI FW, has been created from the acquisition by Sumitomo of Amec FW’s fluidised bed interests. MPS interviewed Tomas Jeanty, CEO of the new company.