Power generation is still heavily dependent on the steam turbine. Even gas turbine power stations usually are provided with a waste heat boiler and steam turbine to maximize the efficiency with which fuel is converted into electricity.
Valmet will supply a multifuel power boiler and auxiliary process equipment to Kipas Holding's greenfield paper mill in Turkey. The equipment will provide steam for a paper machine currently under construction and will also produce electricity. Startup is scheduled for March 2020.
Use the 2018 edition of our industrial boilers selection tool to compare equipment makers and find those with experience with your industrial heating process.
April 1, 2018
Used for generating steam for power, processing or space heating, or for producing hot water to heat products or a hot water supply, a boiler delivers steam or hot fluid to the end use point at the desired pressure and temperature.
A contract valued at more than $50 million was awarded to Babcock & Wilcox Co., a subsidiary of Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc., to design and supply boiler equipment for an existing North American power plant.
Steam boiler manufacturer Miura opened a sales/support center in Rockmart, Ga., the company’s U.S. headquarters and manufacturing facility. It will allow customers, partners and representatives to meet with Miura salespeople and engineers to ensure thermal processing requirements are met by Miura’s industrial boilers.
Terms such as the Internet of Things (IoT), the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Big Data and Industry 4.0 are bandied about in industrial contexts. Implementing these initiatives promises benefits that improve business outcomes through new insights on production results.
Suitable for heavily contaminated steam applications, the FT23 range is available in sizes 1.5 to 2" and two body materials: carbon steel body with stainless steel cover and stainless steel body with stainless steel cover.
Valmet will supply a waste-fired boiler to Shanying Huazhong Paper's paper mill in Jingzhou, Hubei province, China. The waste-to-energy plant will supply electricity for the paper mill and allow it to utilize all of its mill waste in energy production.