This is a technology where low-grade refinery residues such as asphalt and heavy oils, as well as gas or biomass are converted into syngas (a mixture of carbon monoxide and hydrogen). This syngas can be used for example for the production of liquid fuels, lube oils, ammonia and methanol and for energy generation.
FIB Industries has been a Shell contractor for over 30 years for the development, manufacture and supply of gasification burners to Shell and its affiliates. Over 300 burners have been installed on 11 different sites all over the world. To extend the life of these burners, they are regularly returned to the FIB production site for overhaul. FIB also manufactures and supplies spare parts for these gasification burners.