BOILER SERVICE SOLUTIONS

Can GE service my boiler?

YES. When boiler operators need a reliable, efficient solution to help stay online, they turn to Steam Power. With our rapid response capabilities and over 100 years of OEM boiler technology and service experience, we are a reliable partner with a global presence and a comprehensive portfolio of solutions to help power producers generate electricity more efficiently and help manufacturers reduce operating costs.  This is the Power of Yes.

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HERITAGE

From boiler optimizations for coal fired power plants to boiler services for pulp & paper plants, GE provides extensive boiler upgrade solutions and maintenance & repair expertise. Our boiler service and optimization experience spans more than 100 years and includes the heritage of major boiler manufacturers, including Combustion Engineering (CE), EVT, Stein Industries, NEI, ABB and Alstom.

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CROSS APPLICATIONS

Thanks to our vast experience and installed base, we can optimize both utility and industrial steam boilers. This includes boilers ranging from petrochemical plants, pulp & paper plants, to cement plants–and all type of fuels, including the full range of coal, from anthracite to lignite, Oil and Gas, or biomass.

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BY THE NUMBERS

  • Installations in 1,700+ power plants
  • 30%+ of the world’s global fleet
  • Up to 80% CO reduction with boiler tuning (500 MW)
  • More than 1,000 industrial boilers installed across the world

OUR BOILER SERVICE PORTFOLIO

Solutions for all types, brands and industries

We service utility, waste-to-energy, petrochemical, pulp and paper and other industrial sectors, and our expertise includes the full range of coal from anthracite to lignite, biomass, gas- and oil-fired boilers, regardless of type or brand.
Customers can count on support through every stage of the boiler service process, from fuel and waste handling to operations and maintenance and lifecycle improvements.

Upgrades
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Maintenance and repairs
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Parts and components
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Service agreements
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Upgrades
With our wide range of utility and industrial boiler upgrades, you can improve safety, availability, flexibility and environmental compliance, as well as reduce total cost of ownership (CAPEX and OPEX). Our priority is developing our innovative solutions to ensure you are competitive in your industry—throughout your equipment’s life cycle.
Maintenance and repairs
We have experience across a variety of equipment types and brands and have built up our expertise with all fuel types over many years, with many customers, at a variety of plant sites. We can solve both common and unique boiler issues for a wide range of industries, including utility, industrial, waste-to-energy, petrochemical, and pulp and paper. From a simple equipment testing to a full outage planning and execution, we’ve got you covered.
Parts and components
Take advantage of in-kind boiler parts replacements or upgraded assemblies to enhance performance and extend time between outages. To improve equipment reliability and reduce outage duration, we offer 24/7 emergency support and expedited boiler components. Every part replacement is an opportunity to help keep your plant competitive and extend the service life of your boiler.
Service agreements
We understand the importance of a lifecycle partner to optimize your plant performances and lower your operating cost.
UPGRADES
With our wide range of utility and industrial boiler upgrades, you can improve safety, availability, flexibility and environmental compliance, as well as reduce total cost of ownership (CAPEX and OPEX). Our priority is developing our innovative solutions to ensure you are competitive in your industry—throughout your equipment’s life cycle.
MAINTENANCE AND REPAIRS
We have experience across a variety of equipment types and brands and have built up our expertise with all fuel types over many years, with many customers, at a variety of plant sites. We can solve both common and unique boiler issues for a wide range of industries, including utility, industrial, waste-to-energy, petrochemical, and pulp and paper. From a simple equipment testing to a full outage planning and execution, we’ve got you covered.
PARTS AND COMPONENTS
Take advantage of in-kind boiler parts replacements or upgraded assemblies to enhance performance and extend time between outages. To improve equipment reliability and reduce outage duration, we offer 24/7 emergency support and expedited boiler components. Every part replacement is an opportunity to help keep your plant competitive and extend the service life of your boiler.
SERVICE AGREEMENTS
We understand the importance of a lifecycle partner to optimize your plant performances and lower your operating cost.
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GE provides services for the following boiler equipment types regardless of the original manufacturer:

  • • Circulating Fluidized Bed
  • • Tower
  • • Two Pass
  • • Waste to Energy (WtE)
  • • VU 40
  • • VU 60
  • • Chemical Recovery Unit (CRU’s)
  • • Package
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Within our industrial boiler services portfolio, GE can provide boiler servicing and maintenance for the following industry plant boilers:

  • • Pulp & Paper
  • • Chemical & Petrochemical 
  • • Oil, Petroleum, Refinery 
  • • Metals, Steel & Iron 
  • • Cement & Glass 
  • • Mining & Mineral Processing
  • • Agricultural & Food Processing 
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GE’s boiler service portfolio also spans utility and power generation plants including the following boiler types:

  • • Coal fired  (including lignite, brown coal, and anthracite)
  • • Gas & Oil-fired 
  • • Biomass power 
  • • Waste to Energy 

MAKING OUR CUSTOMER’S PRODUCTS MORE EFFICIENT

AMSTAR888® boiler tube leak solutions

Erosion and corrosion of boiler tubes leads to an estimated 70% of all forced outage hours. Watch how GE’s AmStar 888® solution can help protect your boiler from erosion and corrosion issues.

Our legacy boilers

GE provides maintenance, repair & services for the following legacy boiler manufacturers: Alstom Power, ABB (Asea Brown Boveri), Combustion Engineering Ltd, EVT (Energie und Verfahrenstechnik GmbH), NEI, PBS, EKOL BRNO, AES (Alstom Energy Systems GmbH), Stein Industries, Sulzer, Wuhan, and ABL.

And we have extensive experience providing services for other OEM boiler manufacturers, including: B&W (Babcock & Wilcox), Babcock Power, Foster Wheeler, MHPS (Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems), and Andritz.

Want to learn more about boiler services?
Contact a GE specialist today