The Right Team providing The Right Service Solutions

Wheelabrator wet fgd startup services


  • Industry leading OEM with thousands of US installations in industrial and utility applications with a century of Wheelabrator air pollution control expertise
  • Dedicated
  • Full-service capabilities
  • Large inventory of replacement parts

Our Team provides a full range of services from preliminary engineering — including feasibility studies, development of material cost estimates and planning — to turnkey projects on new or existing facilities. We have the capabilities combined with decades of industry experience to analyze existing field and plant problems, develop solutions and oversee the field implementation of those solutions. Our engineers provide support during the field construction, start-up, operation and maintenance of air pollution control equipment.

Amec Foster Wheeler Team in Pittsburgh, PA

Wheelabrator capital cost and install compliance study and feasibility

Compliance and Feasibility Studies

We provide consulting and services to help customers make the right choice for their environmental needs.

  • ELG and MACT Compliance Solutions
  • Technology Evaluation and Feasibility Studies
  • Preliminary Engineering and Cost Analyses


We have the right team that understands the complex interactions between air quality control systems, wastewater treatment, ash handling, and boiler operation to provide a turnkey solution for ELG compliance.

wheelabrator engineering piping and instrument diagram for air pollution control

Process analysis and design

Experience and resources to provide engineered solutions

  • Mass and Energy Balances
  • Process Simulations and Modeling
  • CFD Flow Models and Analysis
  • Full Engineering staff in Structural, Mechanical, Process, Electrical, and Controls.

Engineering Tools

computational fluid dynamics graph

computational fluid dynamics (CFD)

We offer full scale CFD models and analysis reports with over 25 years of CFD expertise


  • Visualization of 3-D flow field
  • Identify problems
  • Evaluate alternative designs

hydraulic flow model flowchart

hydraulic flow models
  • Analyze pressure drop and flow distribution
  • Size pumps, pipes, tanks, valves and orifices
  • Provide engineered solutions for your piping network

finite element analysis

  • Analysis w/3-D elements
  • Evaluate individual & combination stress cases
  • Evaluate buckling potential
  • Evaluate alternative

Amec Foster Wheeler team advising during start-up of an electrostatic precipitator

Installation Support and Start Up

From construction through start-up and compliance testing, we offer technical solutions. Highest performance and seamless plant integration is our goal.

  • Onsite advisement
  • Installation & drawing verification
  • Mechanical checkouts
  • Functional testing
  • Operator training
  • Start-up and Procedures
  • Tuning & Optimization

wheelabrator and amec foster wheeler air pollution control chemistry lab analysis, research and optimization

Process Assessment

We evaluate current air pollution control systems and provide recommendations for improved performance, reliability, and operating costs.

  • Onsite Evaluations
  • Process Optimization
  • Reagent Utilization Studies
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Research and Development
  • Lab Consulting
We can help get your Wet FGD, Dry FGD, Fabric Filter, or Electrostatic Precipitator back to optimum performance

Equipment Inspections

Services that focus on extending the life of your emissions control systems and enhancing their performance to improve your plant's operation.

Wheelabrator fabric filter inspections

Fabric filters

Wheelabrator cartridge collector and bin vent inspections

Cartridge collectors & bin vents

electrostatic precipitator close up

Electrostatic precipitators

Wheelabrator spray dryer absorber (SDA) inspection

spray dryers

wet flue gas desulfurization equipment



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