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Forest Products Machinery & Equipment Exposition

Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA
June 14 – 16, 2017
Booth #1128

NEWS


Wellons Power Group
2016

New, Expanded Operations

Wellons is pleased to announce the recent addition of Wellons Power Group, a new division of Wellons, Inc.

Wellons Power Group will be based out of the Southeast U.S. with their main office located near Atlanta, Georgia.

Our new WPG division is comprised of long-term McBurney Corporation personnel:

  • Mike Cantrell, Vice President – Mike brings more than 30 years of industry experience to Wellons Power Group. He is a licensed Professional Engineer and the former VP Engineering for McBurney Corporation. In this position he was responsible for all engineering and field service activities including leading the development of McBurney’s boiler design capabilities as an OEM.
  • Hayward Murphy, Construction Manager – Hayward was with McBurney for 37 years. His responsibilities are sales and execution of boiler M&R and retrofit projects; and assisting with labor estimating and staffing of large EPC projects.
  • John Sandmann, Field Service Manager – John was with McBurney for 34 years. His experience includes commissioning of biomass plants and engineering of instrumentation, controls, electrical (ICE). He has managed both ICE and field services and will continue this work for Wellons Power Group.
  • Ray Wallace, Senior Power Engineer - Ray was with McBurney for over 20 years as lead mechanical engineer, project engineer, and senior boiler designer. He will be fulfilling the same role for Wellons Power Group.
  • Ronnie Matkin, Senior Field Superintendent - Ronnie was with McBurney for 38 years. He will handle maintenance and repair work, execution of new boiler and energy projects, and assist with boiler commissioning, mechanical inspections, and sales of M&R projects.
  • Michael Culver, Business Development - Michael was with McBurney for 28 years. He has extensive industry experience and will be responsible for business development for Wellons Power Group.
  • Dan Lightfoot, Sales – Dan was with McBurney for 15 years. He will be responsible for outside sales and assisting with project management for Wellons Power Group.

WPG brings new resources to Wellons. First, and most important, is our ability to design and supply larger biomass boilers to the forest products and pulp & paper industries, as well as others like the sugar industry.

The WPG division also brings a resource of people for maintenance and repair work, and craftsmen for installation of new equipment.

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Wood Bioenergy Magazine
May 2014

Montana’s F.H. Stoltze Land & Lumber Celebrates Woody Biomass Co-Gen Plant

"The plant utilizes wood waste to heat the company’s mill, dry its wood and produce enough electricity for about 2,500 homes."

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Timber West Magazine
December 2013

Montana Mill Provides Real Case Study

"We shopped around during our due-diligence and chose Wellons because they offered a completely turn-key operation, coupled with a long history in working with the forest products industry."

Chuck Roady
Vice President and General Manager, F.H Stoltze Land and Lumber Company

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RECENT PROJECTS


United States Sugar Corporation Clewiston, FL
  • 500,000PPH Bagasse-fired boiler system
  • Electrostatic Precipitator
  • Installation services provided
Bell Lumber & Pole Co. Broken Bow, OK
  • Double track by 104-ft natural gas-fired lumber dry kiln
  • Installation services provided
Biewer Lumber Co. Prentice, WI
  • Double track by 68-ft CMZ lumber dry kiln
  • True Capacitance Moisture Meter System
  • Installation services provided
Canfor Scotch Gulf Lumber Co. Fulton, AL
  • Replacement housing & heating system for Single Track x 84-ft lumber dry kin
  • Installation services provided
Chips,Inc. Troy, VA
  • Fan system & heating system upgrades to three single track lumber dry kilns
Coastal Forest Products Chapman, AL
  • Model A-30-40 wood fuel storage bin
  • Installation services provided
Collums Lumber Products LLC. Allendale, SC
  • Double track by 94-foot NG Direct-Fired Lumber Dry Kiln
  • Installation services provided
Dalhousie Agricultural Campus Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Electrostatic precipitator
Eagle Valley Clean Energy Gypsum, CO
  • 100,000PPH wood fired boiler system
  • 10,000KW Power generation system
  • Fuel storage & handling
  • Installation services provided
Energoremonts Riga, Latvia
  • Partiall supply of 25MT wood fired boiler system
  • Installation technical assistance provided
F.H. Stoltze Land & Lumber Co. Columbia Falls, MT
SEE PHOTOS
  • 40,000PPH Wood-Fired Boiler System
  • 2,500KW Power Generation System
  • Two A-30-40 Fuel Storage Bins
  • Installation Services Provided
Georgia Pacific Wood Products Pineland, Texas
  • Lumber dry kiln replacement housing
  • Installation services provided
GUSC Energy Inc. Rome, NY
SEE PHOTOS
  • 40,000PPH Wood-Fired Boiler System
  • Two A-30-40 Fuel Storage Bins
  • Installation Services Provided
Hampton Lumber Mills, Inc. Tillamook, OR
  • Fuel delivery conveyor system upgrade
Hampton Lumber Mills, Inc. Tillamook, OR
  • Double track by 104-ft CMZ lumber dry kiln
  • Installation Services Provided
Hampton Lumber Mills, Inc. Warrenton, OR
  • Double track by 110-ft CMZ lumber dry kiln
  • Installation Services Provided
House of Raeford/Wellons Energy Partners Rose Hill, NC
SEE PHOTOS
  • 600HP wood-fired boiler
  • Backpressure turbine-generator
  • Fuel storage & handling
  • Installation Services Provided
Humboldt Redwood Co. Scotia, CA
  • Two Double Track by 120-ft CMZ lumber dry kilns
  • True Capacitance Moisture Meter System
  • Installation services provided
Idaho Forest Group Lewiston, ID
  • Two double track by 124-ft CMZ lumber dry kilns
  • True Capacitance Moisture Meter System
  • Installation services provided
Lakeland Mills Prince George, BC Canada
  • Electrostatic precipitator
Manning Diversified Forest Products Manning, AL
  • 60MM Btu/hr thermal fluid heating system
Miller-Coors / Wellons Energy Partners
SEE PHOTOS
  • 50,000 PPH Wood-Fired Boiler System
  • 500 KW Power Generation System
  • Fuel Storage & Handling
  • Installation Services Provided
Neiman Sawmill Inc. Hulett, WY
  • Double track by 68-ft CMZ lumber dry kiln
Pembroke MDF. Pembroke, Ont. Canada
  • 40 MMBtu radiant-convective thermal fluid heater
Perdue Farms/Wellons Energy Partners. Lewiston, NC
  • Three 600HP wood fired boilers
  • Backpressure turbine-generator
  • Fuel storage & handling
  • Installation Services Provided
Pfizer, Inc. Sanford, NC
SEE PHOTOS
  • 600HP Wood-Fired Boiler
  • Backpressure turbine-generator
  • Fuel Storage & Handling
  • Installation Services Provided
Shuqualak Lumber Shuqualak, MS
  • Electrostatic precipitator
Sierra Pacific Industries Shelton, WA
  • Equipment for ten 120-ft Double Track CMZ kilns
South Coast Lumber Brookings, OR
  • Double track by 104-ft CMZ lumber dry kiln
  • True Capacitance Moisture Meter System
  • Installation Services Provided
Svetlogorsk Integrated Pulp Svetlogorsk, Belarus
  • 25MT/hr wood fired boiler system
  • Electrostatic precipitator
  • Installation technical assistance provided
West Fraser Joyce, LA
  • Electrostatic precipitator
West Fraser-Manning Division Manning, AL
  • Electrostatic precipitator
Weyerhaeuser Corp. Dodson, LA
  • Lumber dry kiln heating system upgrade

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