Boiler Regulations News

  • Poland’s anti-smog battle turns political

    Many areas in Poland spent a lot of January under a choking smog, as a result of residential coal health and diesel cars, polluting the air and impacting health. HEAL in Poland has commented on opportunities and dangers of government proposals to improve the situation.  Increasing levels of smog in Poland have triggered a new public debate: the issue has dominated the news, ...

  • Grifols, leading pharmaceutical company at international level, opts for an ATTSU Boiler

    ATTSU has started up a 2,000 kg/h ATTSU boiler working at 8 bars at Grifols pharmaceutical company new venue at Parets del Vallès Industrial Park (Barcelona) in which will achieve two-fold fractioning capacity in plasma in Spain up to 4.2 million liter/year. Grifols, leading pharmaceutical company at international level opts for an ATTSU Boiler, ...


    By ATTSU TERMICA S.L.

  • Sierra Offers Flow Meters to Comply with EPA Boiler MACT Regulations

    Sierra offers a complete suite of Boiler MACT compliant thermal, vortex, and ultrasonic flow meters to meet EPA’s Boiler MACT regulations which are designed to limit hazardous air pollutants (HAP) from commercial and industrial boilers and process heaters.  With these Boiler MACT compliant flowmeters, facilities managers can easily “tune” boilers for optimal ...


    By Sierra Instruments, Inc.

  • New Boiler Safety Report Released

    Our team of experts has been hard at work and has just released a new report detailing How to Maximize Boiler Performance.  Below is a brief synopsis of the report, but the full edition can be found here and, with our permission, may be used as a white paper resource.       ...

  • Partnership heating up

    Japanese boiler manufacturer, Miura, and Grundfos have entered into a global framework agreement. This makes it easier for them to collaborate across borders. For more than 50 years, the Japanese company Miura has produced some of the world’s best industrial boilers. And for years, the boilers have been equipped with efficient pumps from Grundfos such as the CR. Recently the two ...


    By Grundfos

  • 10 ton horizontal steam boiler in china

    How to install a 10 ton industrial steam boiler Steam Boiler installation and construction units must hold a boiler installation license issued by local labor department which consistent the boiler level installation type, and have some experience in boiler installation and good installation quality. 10 ...


  • Four Washington companies resolve violations of federal chemical storage laws

    Four Washington companies have signed settlements for violations of federal chemical storage laws, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. EPA’s investigations found that the companies failed to properly report storage of significant amounts of hazardous chemicals at their facilities to the local and state response authorities as required under the Emergency Planning and ...

  • Renters and landlords to enjoy warmer properties and cheaper bills

    Up to 1 million tenants renting from a private landlord can look forward to warmer homes that cost less to heat, under new government plans. This is welcome news for tenants, especially low-income and vulnerable households, many of whom are paying over the odds to heat their homes. From April 2018, landlords will be required by law to get their leakiest properties to an energy efficiency rating ...

  • Navy settles alleged environmental violations at Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached a settlement with the U.S. Navy over alleged environmental violations at the Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads in Chesapeake, Va. The settlement will help reduce potentially harmful discharges and protect the public and environment from exposure to potentially harmful substances. Under the settlement over violations of the Clean Air Act and ...

  • A Big Step for Laser Coating Worldwide: Castolin Eutectic Acquires Whertec, Inc.

    MEC Group, through its Division Castolin Eutectic, announces the acquisition of Whertec, Inc., a privately owned company with headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida. The company will operate as a subsidiary of Eutectic Corporation, USA. Whertec was founded in 1996 and specializes in the application of coatings to protect against excessive wear, corrosion and erosion at ...


    By Castolin Eutectic

  • Eco-Tec Achieves Universally Accepted ASME Certification

    Design and manufacturing company, Eco-Tec Inc., has successfully achieved American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) certification, which ensures all products, services and quality systems comply with the requirements of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel (BPV) Code, Section 8, Div. 1. ASME certification of Eco-Tec pressure vessels (above) ensures products, services and quality comply ...


    By Eco-Tec Inc.

  • Macrotek Providing Solutions for Boiler MACT Compliance

    Washington, D.C. - On January 31, 2013, U.S. EPA published its final adjustments to its rules regulating emissions of hazardous air pollutants from industrial, commercial and institutional boilers and process heaters at major and non-major (known as “area”) source facilities of air toxics. It is estimated that 2,300 boilers—mostly large, coal-fired boilers located at industrial ...


    By Macrotek Inc.

  • US Department of Labor`s OSHA cites Williams & Davis Boilers in Hutchins, Texas, with repeat, willful and serious violations during follow-up inspection

    The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Williams & Davis Boilers Inc. with nine safety violations - including one willful, four repeat and four serious - for continuing to expose workers to fall and other hazards at the company's facility in Hutchins. Proposed penalties total $131,670. A May inspection was conducted as a follow-up to another in ...

  • Type K passes the speed test for power plant damper operation

    The swift performance capability of the Rotork Type K vane type damper drive has provided the successful retrofit solution to a critical application involving the safe and efficient operation of balanced-draft power generation boilers. Inlet draft (ID) fan inlet dampers at power stations regulate the fan-induced pressure and airflow supply to balanced-draft power generation boilers. These boilers ...


    By Rotork

  • Metso to deliver biofuel-fired boiler to Jönköping Energi in Sweden

    /www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Metso to deliver biofuel-fired boiler to Jönköping Energi in Sweden Metso Corporation's press release on October 18, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. local time Metso will supply Jönköping Energi's combined heat and power (CHP) plant in Torsvik, Sweden, with a new biofuel-fired boiler. ...


    By Metso Corporation

  • $390 Billion Investment in Coal-fired Boilers Next Year

    Power generators will spend $390 billion in 2013 for new coal-fired boilers. Direct costs of equipment will be $260 billion while indirect costs will be $130 billion.  This is the latest forecast of the McIlvaine Company in its Fossil & Nuclear Power Generation: World Analysis & Forecast. There will be a mix of subcritical, supercritical and ultrasupercritical boilers. Most of the ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • B&W Awarded $55 Million in Contracts to Supply Environmental Control and Boiler Equipment for Michigan Power Plant

    The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W) (NYSE:BWC) announced today that its subsidiary Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group, Inc. (B&W PGG) has been awarded contracts valued at approximately $55 million to design and supply environmental control equipment and design and engineer a boiler economizer for Consumers Energy’s J.H. Campbell Generating ...


    By Babcock & Wilcox

  • Pöyry assists Tembec`s cellulose manufacturing facility in Canada to reduce sulfur dioxide emissions

    /www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Pöyry assists Tembec's cellulose manufacturing facility in Canada to reduce sulfur dioxide emissions PÖYRY PLC          Press release 26 March 2012 ...


    By Pöyry Energy

  • Metso to supply evaporation plant and upgrade of recovery boiler for Billerud in Sweden

    Metso Corporation's press release on March 1, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. local time Metso will supply a new evaporation plant and an upgrade of an existing recovery boiler for Billerud Skärblacka AB's Skärblacka mill outside Norrköping in Sweden. The goal is to strengthen the mill for the future by improving environmental performance and energy ...


    By Metso Corporation

  • Foster Wheeler Awarded Contract by Lukoil for Waste Heat Boiler in Russia

    Foster Wheeler AG (Nasdaq: FWLT) announced today that a subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded a contract by a subsidiary of JSC LUKOILfor the supply of a waste heat boiler for LUKOIL Nizhegorodnefteorgsyntez Refinery, Nizhny Novgorod region, Russia. The value of Foster Wheeler’s contract was not disclosed and was ...


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