B&W Chanute

In 2022, Babcock & Wilcox acquired Optimus Industries LLC together with its manufacturing facility in Chanute, Kansas. Optimus has a long and successful history of designing and manufacturing custom-engineered technologies that complements and expands B&W’s product offerings. The acquisition solidifies our commitment to deliver an even wider breadth of reliable steam generation and heat transfer equipment to our worldwide customers.

B&W Chanute Overview

B&W Chanute's product offerings include HRSGs, package boilers, utility boiler pressure parts, and sulfuric acid plant boilers.

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Optimus™ Engineered Products

B&W’s line of Optimus™ engineered products includes a wide range of waste heat recovery and heat transfer equipment for process industries worldwide, including sulfuric acid plants, thermal oxidation systems, process gas coolers and sulfur recovery.

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Heat Recovery Steam Generators

B&W combines our proven industry experience and expertise in thermal technology to provide advanced Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) technologies.

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In addition to HRSG component fabrication, our capabilities include manufacturing a wide range of specialty boilers, steam generation pressure parts, and related industrial products. 

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