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B&W SPIG Successfully Completes Cooling Tower Upgrade for Belgium Petrochemical Plant

SPIG Cooling Tower Belgium Petrochemical Plant
(PARUZZARO, Italy – July 2, 2019)  Babcock & Wilcox subsidiary SPIG S.p.A. (SPIG) has successfully completed a cooling tower upgrade project at an Antwerp, Belgium, production facility owned by its customer, Total Olefins Antwerp NV (TOA).

About B&W SPIG

SPIG S.p.A. (B&W SPIG) operates globally supplying an extensive range of turnkey cooling systems. Since 1936, we have designed, engineered and installed many state-of-the-art projects for a wide range of industries, including oil and gas, petrochemical, power generation, cogeneration and combined cycle, and district heating and cooling, to name a few. 

Our experience includes wet, dry and wet/dry hybrid cooling solutions as dictated by site-specific requirements. We can supply both mechanical and natural draft systems and design for a wide range of project specifications such as high seismic loads, vibration control, corrosion, noise control, sub-freezing operation, and seawater use.

Specialized services include preventive maintenance, equipment upgrades, replacement and spare parts, online performance monitoring, and a commitment to research and development to continually seek new and more efficient cooling system solutions.

B&W SPIG Projects & Capabilities
B&W SPIG is committed to assure high quality and outstanding service by optimizing customers’ plant performance for profitability and costs reduction.


Wet cooling systems

  • Natural draft hyperbolic towers
  • Mechanical draft towers
  • Hybrid cooling towers

Dry cooling systems
Dry cooling technology is becoming increasingly common as plant owners and operators look for ways to preserve water usage.

  • Air-cooled condensers (ACC)
  • Air-finned coolers (AFC)

Aftermarket services

  • Engineered upgrades, replacement parts, maintenance services and online monitoring systems
  • B&W SPIG and other OEM designs

Specialized capabilities, including noise and vibration control, plume abatement and water-saving technologies


  • Power generation
  • Combined cycle and cogeneration
  • District heating and cooling
  • Oil and petrochemical
  • Steel and metals
  • Pulp and paper
  • Food processing
  • General industrial and manufacturing
  • Waste-to-energy

B&W SPIG Applications



Bureau Veritas

Bureau Veritas Certification

All B&W SPIG Systems - Quality

ISO 9001: 2015, Certificate #211427/UK

Bureau Veritas Certification

All B&W SPIG Systems - Quality

ISO 9001: 2015, Certificate #211427 (Italian Version)

Bureau Veritas Certification

SPIG SPA - Health and Safety

OHSAS 18001: 2007, Certificate #IT269928/UK

Bureau Veritas Certification

SPIG SPA - Environment

ISO 14001: 2004, Certificate #IT269671/UK

B&W SPIG Headquarters

Babcock & Wilcox SPIG
Via Borgomanero 34, 
28040 Paruzzaro, 

Phone +39 0322.245401
Fax +39 0322 245499


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