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Unit Birwelco Launches Dedicated Power Services Division. » 3 April 2017
Unit Birwelco Group has launched a new business unit geared to provide existing Power Plants in the UK with a dedicated, specialist Repair and Maintenance capability. Read More

Unit Birwelco 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, Unit Birwelco Group has secured itís 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 Fiddlerís Ferry Power Station, USE are currently working on 22 sets of various headers, all of which will pass through USEís 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
Unit Birwelco 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 Chemicalís 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

Unit Birwelco Completes Major Furnace Contract for Eastman Chemical » 29 October 2014
Eastman Chemical commissioned Unit Birwelco 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

Unit Birwelco Completes Prestigious Phillips66 Turnaround » 5 September 2014
Unit Engineers & Constructors Ltd (UEC), part of the Unit Birwelco 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

Unit Birwelco Secures Fired Heater Contract in Siberia » 30 June 2014
Birwelco Ltd, part of the Unit Birwelco 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

Unit Birwelco 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

Unit Birwelco to open premises on Teesside » 27 November 2013
Unit Birwelco 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 Unit Birwelco 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

Unit Birwelco undertake BOC acetylene plant fabrication and construction » 22 April 2013
Immingham based Unit Birwelco 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

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

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

Unit Birwelco reinforces specialist engineering credentials with completion of major contract for UK power station » 20 June 2012
Unit Birwelco 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

Unit Birwelco secures contract for waste heat recovery units through Foster Wheeler Energy Limited for BP » 1 April 2012
Unit Birwelco 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 proj ... Read More

Unit Birwelco completes tank refurbishment for Total in Immingham » 1 February 2012
Unit Birwelco 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 diamete ... Read More

Unit Birwelco commences gas conversion project for Eastham Refinery in Ellesmere Port » 20 January 2012
Unit Birwelco 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

Unit Birwelco completes on Pembroke Power Station stack contract » 1 July 2011
Unit Birwelco 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), involve ... Read More

Unit Birwelco complete work on prestigious hot oil heater project » 1 May 2011
Unit Birwelco 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

Unit Birwelco reinforces presence in international markets » 14 March 2011
Unit Birwelco, 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. Unit Birwelco fabricated the 28m hi ... Read More

Firm celebrates major successes at complex refinery turnarounds » 15 December 2010
Unit Birwelco, 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 ... Read More

Unit Group Acquires One of UKís Leading Engineering Firms in Multi Million Pound Deal » 10 August 2010
South Wales-based Unit Engineers and Constructors Ltd has acquired one of the UKís 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