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DuPont has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802. We believe that by collaborating with a broad set of stakeholders we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment. For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, visit www.dupont.com.



As one of the world's leading companies in the field of international heavy plant engineering ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions offers innovative technology and comprehensive know-how with a strong focus on better use of natural resources.

In 2014 ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions has launched Europe’s first multi-purpose fermentation plant for the continuous production of bio-based chemicals in Germany. The facility enables expanded research and development activities in the area of biochemicals based on renewable raw materials. 



TSI, based in Washington State (USA) is a supplier of Dryer Islands to the Engineered Wood, and Biomass Industries. This includes Heat Energy, Single Pass Rotary Dryers and Emission Control Equipment. TSI has supplied equipment to some of the World's largest plants in these fields. Over the last three years TSI has developed and adapted its rotary dryer technology for torrefaction and can now provide a system for torrefaction based on proven equipment.




Imerys, world leader in industrial minerals, has been setting the benchmark for mineral solutions, including the power and energy fields. Aurora™ is a combustion enhancing solution treating the entire fireside system against slagging, fouling and corrosion. Our company strives on knowledgeable people, tailored services and added value products worldwide. Imerys is the partner for improved boiler performance.



Technology for Clean Air

We offer a complete programme for efficient extraction, dedusting, pneumatic transport as well as exhaust and flue gas cleaning systems for the wood processing and wood based panel industries and the industrial mineral, metals and energy industries. With innovative, patented technologies, we continually advance the state of the art of technology in this sector.



Firefly is the world's leading supplier of fire prevention systems, and develops tailor-made systems of the highest technical standard, to protect the process industry from costly fires and dust explosions.



ANDRITZ offers technologies including grinding and pelleting processesfor production of biomass pellets, biomass handling systems, power boilers, gasification & flue gas cleaning plants, thermal sludge utilization and biomass drying systems.