Finnish cleantech company Caligo Industria Oy has received three major orders from Finnish and French sawmills. In 2019, Caligo Industria will deliver flue gas scrubbers to the Keitele Group's Alajärvi and Keitele sawmills in Finland, and to the Piveteau Group's Sainte-Florence sawmill in France. The scrubbers will recover waste heat from the flue gases and the heat will be utilized as drying heat in the sawmill processes. The orders represent are a major breakthrough in the sawmill industry for Caligo. Caligo's deliveries to date have focused only on district heating plants.
The Caligo flue gas scrubber removes sulfur compounds from biomass plant flue gases and significantly reduces particulate emissions. The scrubber recovers waste heat from the flue gases. The recovered heat energy is returned to the sawmill driers for further utilization. The annual operating time and the power level of sawmills are typically high, so the energy saving potential is excellent.
“These orders are a major breakthrough for Caligo Industria in a completely new market. Improving the profitability of the sawmill industry and enhancing its environmental friendliness has opened up a globally important market for us. In addition, the system to be delivered to France strengthens our position in the local energy efficiency market. In just over five years, we have grown from a start-up into a profitable and respected company in Finland and in France,” says Caligo Industria's CEO Juha Järvenreuna.
Juha Järvenreuna, tel. +358 40 5745719, email@example.com
Caligo Industria Oy markets and sells product and system solutions for flue gas cleaning in the energy and process industries, as well as for process waste heat recovery.
The Caligo systems combine the practical application of thermodynamics and flow technology theories, as well as extensive experience in the practical challenges of the
energy and process industries. Caligo Industria is part of the Elomatic Group, a leading European design and consulting
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