Babcock & Wilcox

B&W`s four business units provide quality fossil, environmental, commercial and government nuclear operations, products and services. B&W supplies products and services to a wide spectrum of industries and markets, including Modular Nuclear Power, Renewable Energy, Government Services, Fossil Power, Environmental and Commercial Nuclear Power. B&W`s Nuclear Energy Group employs skilled and experienced resources focused on meeting the world`s growing demand for commercial nuclear energy.

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13024 Ballantyne Corporate Place, Suite 700 , Charlotte , North Carolina 28277 USA

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Business Type:
Technology
Industry Type:
Energy
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
Year Founded:
1856

Vision

The preferred global leader, excelling in the delivery of advanced energy and environmental solutions.

Mission

We are B&W. Count on us to:

  • Deliver innovative technologies and solutions to fulfill the needs of our customers.
  • Provide a challenging, rewarding, and safe work environment for our employees.
  • Generate increasing value for our stakeholders.

Core Values

People. We will treat each other with dignity and respect, while embracing diversity, cooperation, open dialogue and teamwork.

Safety. We strive to finish each and every day incident and injury free.

Excellence. We are committed to the relentless pursuit of quality, service and integrity in everything we do.

Technology. We are passionate about innovation and technology leadership.

Stewardship. We are dedicated to the long-term well-being of the environment and to preserving the value of our customers' and shareholders' assets.

Power

When we designed and built the world’s first commercially operated supercritical boiler, we were instrumental in the advancement of power generation efficiency. Improvements in efficiency continue to help our customers and the power industry use less fuel and produce lower emissions per kilowatt-hour of electrical output.  Along with B&W Beijing, our joint venture partner in China, we have since provided nearly 150 supercritical boilers for more than 99,000 megawatts of generating capacity. This experience includes the largest supercritical boilers in the world.  And – In the United States, we designed and constructed the first ultra-supercritical boiler, representing the most advanced steam cycle conditions commercially available today.  

Reliable power generation must be accomplished with the lowest allowable impact on the environment.  

That’s why we integrate environmental technologies into new and existing operations to control and monitor a range of emissions including nitrogen oxides, sulfur oxides, fine particulate, mercury, acid gases and other hazardous air pollutants.  

Along with European subsidiary Babcock & Wilcox Vølund – we are a leading supplier of equipment and technologies that turn solid waste and biomass into thermal energy.   Over the years, B&W Vølund technologies have been incorporated into more than 500 waste-to-energy and biomass production lines in over 30 countries.  Our collaborative experience includes boilers and environmental systems, as well as operations and maintenance services for some of the largest waste-to-energy facilities in the world.

Service

Power producers and industries alike must modify, improve and maintain their equipment for the long-term sustainability and profitability of operations.

Responding to our customers’ needs, B&W provides a comprehensive mix of equipment aftermarket products and services to support peak efficiency, reliability and availability. Beyond dedicated project and engineering teams – B&W’s extensive network of worldwide regional service centers, field service engineers and technical support personnel provide customized services and solutions.  With facilities located in more than 20 countries and an extensive global network of industry professionals, B&W supports our customers, and their equipment and operations.  Our pro-active approach includes programs, upgrades, parts and services focused on overall plant optimization to extend the life and improve the performance of vital assets.

With a century of experience in boiler cleaning and ash handling, subsidiary Diamond Power International is a testament to our global commitment to comprehensive equipment solutions for superior plant performance.

And, together with Babcock & Wilcox Construction Co. our experts support safe, robust and innovative equipment installation, startup and commissioning for the best project outcome.
 
Industrial Environmental

The industrial sector has diverse environmental and process requirements – and together with B&W MEGTEC, we have the technical expertise and experience to understand each unique application.  We provide design, engineering and manufacturing solutions to industries including chemical, pharmaceutical, energy storage, packaging, automotive and numerous others.

In addition to offering specialized industrial process systems, coating lines and equipment – B&W MEGTEC supports the increased emphasis on the environmental impact of various industrial processes.  Our environmental technologies help control volatile organic compounds, particulate, acid gases and other hazardous air pollutants, and some offer the potential for material reuse and savings.

Committed to Integrity

A reputation for honesty and integrity is an important asset.  The ethical conduct of our business and compliance with both the letter and the spirit of the laws and regulations that govern our operations build trust and respect with customers, suppliers, employees, shareholders and the communities where we operate.  When we set our standards high and live by what we preach, we improve the way we manage our own affairs, develop a reputation for integrity, and create an atmosphere of confidence between ourselves and those we do business with.  This is essential for our success.

B&W has developed standards of business conduct, which are described in our corporate policies and procedures, our Code of Business Conduct, the B&W Anti-Corruption / Anti-Bribery Compliance Manual, and our Supplier Code of Conduct.

The elements of the B&W Standards are important.  Our Corporate policies govern our operations and provide guidelines for the everyday conduct of business.  Our Code of Business Conduct describes in detail the ethical standards that govern all of our business operations.

Our compliance program provides a system to prevent and detect violations of the Code, our policies, and the laws and regulations that govern our business.

In today’s world, the line between the right choice and the wrong choice is not always clearly drawn.  That is why we believe it is valuable to set and maintain high ethical standards outlined by our Code of Business Conduct and Corporate policies.