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Sectors

Power

Fichtner provides a comprehensive range of technical and economic services to the power sector.

Fichtner provides a comprehensive range of technical and economic services to the power sector.

Fichtner has been actively involved in the development and support of a number of power sector projects in the UK, encompassing coal, gas and oiled fired power technologies in peaking, load following and base load applications.

Experience

Our team has provides a diverse range of services to support conventional power projects, from feasibility studies, to detailed design, due diligence, and full construction management. Projects range from packaged Short Term Operational Reserve (STOR) oil and gas fired facilities, through to major Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) and ultra-supercritical coal fired power plants, some of which have included the parallel development of Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) technologies.

Fichtner is actively supporting the decarbonisation of the UK power sector, and has been engaged in the design, funding and project management of biomass conversion projects.

Our clients range from major utility companies, developers, and contractors, through to purchasers, sellers and investors. We provide independent assessments of privatisation projects, project finance investments and corporate or project acquisitions and have provided support to most major banks and financing institutions.

Worldwide, Fichtner has been involved in engineering power plants with capacities totalling more than 195 GW, including the following:

  • over 160 open and combined cycle gas turbine power plants
  • over 290 coal and oil fired thermal power plants
  • over 55 power plants combined with seawater desalination
  • over 220 combined heat and power plants with extraction of process steam or district heating
  • over 40 diesel power plants

Roles

Power plant engineering has formed part of Fichtner’s core services for decades. The effective utilisation of fuel energy is the key to efficient exploitation of fossil energy sources. We engineer, manage and support the procurement, funding, and construction of state-of-the-art generation facilities.

Sectors

  • Renewable

    Fichtner’s renewable energy expertise encompasses the on and off shore wind, solar PV, solar thermal, hydro and tidal sectors.

  • Power

    Fichtner has been actively involved in the development and support of a number of power sector projects in the UK, encompassing coal, gas and oil fired power technologies.

  • Waste

    Fichtner has been actively involved with the development, financing, delivery, optimisation, and upgrade of every technology currently being utilised in the UK to recover energy and recyclable materials from solid waste.

  • Bioenergy

    Fichtner’s bioenergy team has been at the forefront of the expanding bioenergy sector in the UK. We have provided highly regarded consultancy support to projects utilising biomass to generate heat and power.

  • Industrial

    Fichtner’s industrial experience includes the provision of high added value services to prestigious clients engaged in the manufacture and distribution of Chemicals, Food and Beverages among others.

  • Electrical

    From project concept to operation, Fichtner provides a comprehensive range of electrical engineering services.

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