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UnitBirwelco Delivers Substantial Reduction in Plant Downtime and Direct Cost on CCGT HRSG High Pressure Steam Drum Repair and Upgrade » 14 August 2018
Unit Superheater Engineering (USE) recently completed an extremely challenging repair and upgrade of two high pressure steam drums for the HRSG’s at a CCGT plant in Runcorn, Cheshire. Read More

Further Projects For USE and UEC From Long-Term Saudi Partners » 2 April 2018
Unit Engineers & Constructors have cemented their long-standing relationship with Hadi Hamed Al Hammam Establishment, with the supply of two 900 tube carbon steel tube bundles for a reactor feed and effluent exchangers in Saudi Arabia. Read More

Fruitful Relationship With CF Fertilisers Continues to Blossom » 28 February 2018
Birwelco has redesigned a reform gas and steam superheater for CF Fertilisers’ Ince site, in Cheshire. Read More

Power Services Proving Its Mettle » 25 August 2017
The Power Service Division, set up last year to provide an essential, 24 hour, 365 day-a-year service, is in great demand. The division offers a quick response and turnaround time, underpinned by an efficient working regime and exemplary safety standards. Read More

UnitBirwelco Partnership Launches Unique New Maintenance and Reliability Service » 2 September 2016
Less than 2 months since establishing a partnership with Brown and Root, the American industrial services group, UnitBirwelco Group has secured it’s first significant order for Px group at the St Fergus terminal in Scotland. Read More

Headers Heading Out » 25 April 2016
Due for installation at EDF West Burton and Cottam Power Stations and SSE Fiddler’s Ferry Power Station, USE are currently working on 22 sets of various headers, all of which will pass through USE’s thermocouple & chart controlled gas fired heat treatment furnace, which is one of the largest of its type in the UK. Read More

Fabrication Flying - Flares for Offshore Australia » 25 April 2016
Both Unit Superheater Engineering and Unit Engineers and Constructors have been busy working on a range of projects for power, petrochemical and offshore sectors. Read More

Equipment Owners Are Recognizing The Value of Accurate Records » 24 February 2016
Birwelco USA is seeing a trend among owners of refineries and petrochemical facilities in the USA for thorough and detailed assessments of their existing plant and equipment, in order to update and maintain complete and accurate records. Read More

Impressive Influx Of New Orders For Birwelco At The End of 2015 » 1 February 2016
UnitBirwelco enjoyed an influx of orders for flares and ancillary equipment packages towards the end of 2015 for a number of domestic and International clients. Read More

Unit Engineers and Constructors Taking On A New Challenge » 27 January 2016
UECL have been awarded the ESSAR Alkylation shutdown at Stanlow, following on from pre-fabrication work carried out at the site before Christmas 2015. Read More

Fired Heater Module Successfully Completed for Yamal LNG Project » 1 December 2015
One of Birwelco's most demanding and technically complex projects has come to successful conclusion with the load out of a pre-assembled 85MW fired heater package, bound for Yamal LNG, the liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant being built on the north-east of the Yamal Peninsula in Russia. Read More

Birwelco Wins Sought-After Industry Award For Impressive Turnaround » 5 November 2015
Birwelco Limited has been given a prestigious international award for its work on a complex furnace construction project at Eastman Chemical’s Newport site. Read More

Birwelco USA Rolls Out New Patented Technology Designed to Reduce Fired Heater Downtime » 16 July 2015
Birwelco USA has just filed a patent which is set to revolutionise the way fired heaters are maintained. Read More

New Contracts Lead to Birwelco Expansion » 11 June 2015
Birwelco is celebrating some exciting new contracts for global blue chip customers, with our offices and staffing numbers in West Midlands, UK and in Houston Texas set to expand to accommodate the extra work. Read More

UnitBirwelco Completes Major Furnace Contract for Eastman Chemical » 29 October 2014
Eastman Chemical commissioned UnitBirwelco to deliver two contracts at their Newport site, which required both construction and engineering services. The full scope of work involved engineering, procurement, fabrication and construction to deliver two Pyrolysis furnaces and two smaller Reboiler furnaces. Read More

UnitBirwelco Completes Prestigious Phillips66 Turnaround » 5 September 2014
Unit Engineers & Constructors Ltd (UEC), part of the UnitBirwelco Group, completes work on a major refinery SulphurTurnaround. Read More

Birwelco USA Project Challenges Conventional Reskin Approach » 28 August 2014
In preparation for a Spring 2015 turnaround, a major Refiner on the east coast identified the need to reskin the lower 17 feet of the sidewalls their existing vertical cylindrical crude heater and asked Birwelco USA to provide an engineered solution. Read More

Multi-Site Services Agreement Finalized » 31 July 2014
Birwelco USA Inc. is pleased to announce the finalization of a Multi-site Engineering and Procurement Agreement with a major refiner in the US. Read More

UnitBirwelco Secures Fired Heater Contract in Siberia » 30 June 2014
Birwelco Ltd, part of the UnitBirwelco Group, has secured a multi million pound contract to supply equipment to a Russian LNG plant. Read More

Birwelco USA sets the Foundation for Future Growth » 1 April 2014
Since the recent opening of its new office on the North West side of Houston, Texas, Birwelco USA has continued to add additional resources to support current project and management teams. Read More

UnitBirwelco Expands into USA » 29 January 2014
In line with their long-term commitment to support the needs of the heat transfer industry, the UnitBirwelco Group is pleased to announce the expansion of the Birwelco business into the USA. Read More

UnitBirwelco to open premises on Teesside » 27 November 2013
UnitBirwelco is to open an office in the North East of England as the demand for its services in the area continues. Read More

New contract wins for national and international work » 26 June 2013
Unit Superheater Engineering (USE), part of the UnitBirwelco Group, has had a very successful first six months of 2013. The team has undertaken a number of new UK and international projects with existing clients: National Grid, E-ON, SSE, Valero, Dow Corning and Sirte. Read More

UnitBirwelco undertake BOC acetylene plant fabrication and construction » 22 April 2013
Immingham based UnitBirwelco division, Unit Engineers & Constructors (UEC), is currently undertaking a series of projects in Stallingborough and Immingham, including the fabrication and construction of an acetylene plant for BOC. Read More

UnitBirwelco secures flare technology business around the globe » 28 February 2013
UnitBirwelco has been flying its flag both nationally and internationally having won a number of flare projects utilising its patented Sonajet® flare technology. Read More

New London Office » 11 October 2012
We are pleased to announce the opening of our new London office. Read More

UnitBirwelco reinforces specialist engineering credentials with completion of major contract for UK power station » 20 June 2012
UnitBirwelco cemented its position as a global specialist in the manufacture and fabrication of complex parts for the energy sector after completing a contract for a major coal fired power station in the UK. ... Read More

UnitBirwelco secures contract for waste heat recovery units through Foster Wheeler Energy Limited for BP » 1 April 2012
UnitBirwelco has recently been awarded a contract for the supply of replacement Waste Heat Recovery Units as part of the Enhanced Gas Separation Project at BP's Kinneil Terminal in Grangemouth. The proje ... Read More

UnitBirwelco completes tank refurbishment for Total in Immingham » 1 February 2012
UnitBirwelco has successfully completed a tank refurbishment project for the Total/Associated pipeline terminal in Immingham, North Lincolnshire. The project involved the installation of a 32-metre diameter ... Read More

UnitBirwelco commences gas conversion project for Eastham Refinery in Ellesmere Port » 20 January 2012
UnitBirwelco has undertaken a front-end engineering design project for Eastham Refinery at Ellesmere Port in Cheshire. The project includes the modification of a number of existing Birwelco fired heaters at ... Read More

UnitBirwelco completes on Pembroke Power Station stack contract » 1 July 2011
UnitBirwelco has recently completed the erection of five Nr exhaust stacks at the RWE gas fired power station in Pembroke. The work, which was carried out for the Combined Cycle Gas Terminal (CCGT), involved ... Read More

UnitBirwelco complete work on prestigious hot oil heater project » 1 May 2011
UnitBirwelco has recently completed the production of one of the largest single structures of its kind to be manufactured in Wales, firmly establishing its presence in the international oil and gas market. ... Read More

UnitBirwelco reinforces presence in international markets » 14 March 2011
UnitBirwelco, has cemented its presence in the international oil and gas market after completing work on one of the largest single structures to be manufactured in Wales. UnitBirwelco fabricated the 28m high ... Read More

Firm celebrates major successes at complex refinery turnarounds » 15 December 2010
UnitBirwelco, the newly combined engineering, procurement and construction company, is celebrating the successful completion of two major turnarounds at complex refineries in the north of England and reaching a ... Read More

Unit Group Acquires One of UK’s Leading Engineering Firms in Multi Million Pound Deal » 10 August 2010
South Wales-based Unit Engineers and Constructors Ltd has acquired one of the UK’s most established engineering firms in a multi million pound deal which is set to create over 100 jobs for Wales. Unit Engine ... Read More

Engineering Firm Awarded Major Russian Contract » 12 July 2010
Unit Super Heaters (USE), part of the Unit Group of companies, has bucked the manufacturing trend and completed a substantial contract with a major Russian petrochemical company. The South Wales-based engin ... Read More