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Finning (UK) Ltd

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Finning is the world's largest Caterpillar dealer delivering unrivalled service for over 80 years. We sell, rent and provide parts and service for equipment and engines to customers in various industries, including mining, construction, petroleum, forestry and a wide range of power systems applications.

Finning (UK) Ltd | Building CHP

Working with your procurement and technical teams from project inception, we offer a complete system design and build service that includes engineering and construction management, project management, process engineering design and execution. Finning can offer off-the-shelf generators to custom designed turnkey power solutions, engineered to precise requirements. The full service includes feasibility studies, detailed design, project management, installation, commissioning and finance options.

We have over 25 years’ proven experience in delivering bespoke projects in the UK, Europe, Asia and North America. Many clients take this further with Finning owning and operating the asset. As with everything we do we can tailor our managed services and maintenance package to suit.

Finning has a global reputation for developing CHP solutions that are durable, economic and reliable; ranging from 0.4MWe to 4MWe and covering a wide variety of biofuels as well as natural gas fired systems. We use highly efficient heat exchangers to harvest heat from the engine block water jacket, oil coolers and exhaust gases to produce hot water or steam. This can then be used for heating, absorption chilling or other processes.

Finning (UK) Ltd is the sole Caterpillar dealer in the UK and Ireland, together leading the way by providing power generation solutions, including

  • Diesel and gas generators for standby and prime power
  • Combined heat and power (CHP)
  • Anaerobic digestion (AD) and biogas solutions

We have experience of designing, packaging and commissioning CHP packages for numerous district heating schemes, combining highly efficient Cat gas engines with our own engineering expertise, to deliver energy efficiencies as high as 80%.

Commissioning is a critical stage in the life of any project. Our complete commissioning services play an important role in minimising risks and ensuring all equipment is checked and all procedures are completed before the system is handed over to the customer.

Through a series of vital checks undertaken before operation begins, we’re able to prove the integrity of all equipment, identifying and correcting any issues along the way. Our comprehensive approach helps our customers meet a host of challenges that may arise from a project's very beginning, such as cost control, safety and environmental compliance, and operational performance..

Finning has a nationwide team of experienced service engineers, backed up by a remote monitoring desk manned 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, supporting the power systems throughout its lifetime.

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