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Sumitomo SHI FW Licensee Isgec Secures Semi-Dry FGD System Order in India for 150 MW unit

Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) licensee Isgec Heavy Industries, Ltd. (Isgec) was recently awarded its first order for a Semi-Dry FGD (Circulating Fluidized Bed Scrubbers) system in India from Hindalco Industries Limited.

The project was won through a competitive bidding process for Hindalco’s 150 MW unit at Mahan Aluminium at Singrauli, Madhya Pradesh, India. SFW has licensed its Semi-Dry FGD technology (Circulating Fluidized Bed Scrubbers) to Isgec and it is this advanced system that will be used for the Hindalco project as a first for the Indian market.

In making the announcement, SFW CEO, Mr. Tomas Harju-Jeanty, said “SFW is excited to continue to serve the important Indian market with innovative technology solutions and we thank Hindalco Industries for this important order indicating their confidence in our market leading Circulating Fluidized Bed Scrubber technology. SFW and Isgec’s collaboration provides a proven and competitive solution for meeting the Government of India’s clean air initiatives.”

The scope of the project includes design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, civil works, construction, commissioning and performance guarantee testing for the complete Semi-Dry Flue Gas Desulphurization System Package (SDFGD).

Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) is a global, innovative provider of energy and environmental technologies and services focusing on high efficiency and flexible generation of energy.  Our solutions expand from our world leading circulating fluidized bed (CFB) technology, to long duration energy storage solutions (Liquified Air Energy Storage), flue gas cleaning, gasification, waste heat boilers and a full spectrum of services for the global power and industrial markets.

We strive to provide sustainable energy solutions for a wide portfolio of customer needs in the fields of power generation, storage and network services. Sumitomo SHI FW’s quality and service rely on our 1,500 talented people with deep know-how and experience in the industry.

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