IVITAS acquired by ČEZ ESCO
We are happy to announce that as of June 1st, 2023, IVITAS is part of ČEZ ESCO.
IVITAS, in which ČEZ ESCO has acquired a 100% stake, will be a subsidiary of ČEZ Energetické služby, which builds and operates energy facilities, among other things, across the Czech Republic for companies and municipalities.
Construction documentation for installation of 3 x 65 kWe CAPSTONE microturbines
At the beginning of May, our designers started work on documentation related to construction of a structure that will house three CAPSTONE C65 microturbines. The nominal power of each microturbine is 65 kWe and installation will take place on the grounds of a paper products manufacturer.
Design and Delivery of RCO unit for ELVAC Ekotechnika
Our design team is currently processing production documentation for a machine component in an RCO unit (Regenerative Catalytic Oxidation), which will be used to clean volatile organic compounds (VOC) from the polluted air.
Implementation documentation for adipic acid dosing equipment
At the end of 2022, we started cooperation with CHEMCOMEX, a Czech supplies-engineering company for which we are currently creating implementation documentation for the mechanical section of an adipic acid dosing technological device that is being reconstructed. Our documentation will also include all related pipelines.
Documentation for production of oil storage tanks
At the beginning of the year, we concluded a contract with our long-time customer, Hutní Projekt Frýdek-Místek, to provide documentation for the production of oil storage tanks. All documentation will be handed over to our customer in February.
We wish you a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year!
Project documentation for installation of photovoltaic power plant
At the beginning of December, we concluded a contract with Vitkovice Cylinders for the processing of combined project documentation for the issuance of a building permit and construction/installation of a photovoltaic power plant on the roof of a customer's production halls.
Calculation of pipeline routes and steel structures
In August, we started cooperation with our new business partner, C&C engineering, for which we are currently calculating pipe routes that are part of a “Greening” project for the Prerov Heating Plant that’s operated by VEOLIA.
Backup Fuel Source Feasibility Study
A number of our clients have been asking for proposals on how they can reduce their dependence on natural gas. In particular, they have requested energy saving studies and proposals for supplementing their current natural gas fuel base with alternative sources of energy.
Energy Efficiency Study
Our team of energy optimization designers and specialists is currently working on a comprehensive technical-economic feasibility study, which includes the possibility of using waste heat for heating an administrative building, assessing the current status of pipelines and building a new gas boiler room on the grounds of a building materials manufacturer.
Feasibility study for adding LNG to an existing fuel supply system
At the beginning of July, IVITAS designers started work on a technical/economic feasibility study for adding LNG to an existing fuel supply system on the factory grounds of a highly respected, global porcelain manufacturer. Our long-term client CEZ Energeticke sluzby contracted us to carry out this study, with a planned delivery date in the second half of August.
Construction documentation for an FMS furnace
At the beginning of July, we concluded a contract with our long-term client, KOFING, for the processing of construction documentation of an FMS furnace. Our team will submit documentation on an ongoing basis, with final documents delivered by September 30, 2022.
Static calculation and implementation documentation for VYNCKE
In mid-June, we began work on implementation documentation for two units: a flue gas duct between the filter and the chimney and a recirculated flue gas duct. The documentation will be prepared for our long time customer VYNCKE.
Piping Documentation for Sumitomo Project in Japan
At the beginning of June, we started work on another project for our long-time client, Sumitomo SHI FW. Within the scope of this newly agreed order, our designers will create a detailed design of the steam boiler piping, which includes strength calculations, suspension and isometry.
Project documentation of detailed flue gas boiler fittings
We are currently working on project documentation for our valued client Prvni brnenska strojirna for implementation of detailed fittings on a flue gas boiler (drainage and deaeration pipes).
IVITAS GREEN POWER – Go “green” with your next project
We’re proud to announce the opening of our new company - IVITAS GREEN POWER - and the launch of their website at www.ivitas-green.cz.
IVITAS GREEN POWER specialize in the design, engineering and implementation of advanced, environmentally-friendly solutions for the industrial production of electricity, heat and cold.
Study of new biomass boiler installation at AGRANA Opava
In mid-April, we entered into an agreement with CEZ energeticke sluzby to prepare a feasibility study for the construction of a new biomass boiler house on the premises of a sugar factory in Opava, Czech Republic, which is part of the Austrian AGRANA Group.
Documentation for production of boiler hoppers
Our designers have started processing documentation for the production of three boiler hoppers in the Otrokovice heating plant (Czech Republic). The documentation will be handed over to our client Prvni brnenska strojirna in April of this year.
Project documentation of water distribution for a fire protection system
In mid-February, we concluded an agreement with Veolia Energie CR for project documentation related to the connection of water for an outdoor fire protection system at the Trebovice power plant complex.
Authorization of pipeline project documentation
For our customer ROEZ, we authorized project documentation for gaining a building permit for the reconstruction of H2 pipelines that will supply hydrogen to generators at the Dukovany nuclear power station.
Emergency ventilation project documentation for Saft Ferak
We're currently working on a project for our newest customer, Saft Ferak, which includes the processing of project documentation for emergency ventilation of two buildings and the proposal of an advantageous uninterruptible power supply (UPS).
Documentation for boiler modifications that allow for biomass combustion
At the beginning of 2022, we concluded a contract with our new business partner PBS Brno to create project documentation for realization of the investment project “Boiler modifications to allow for biomass combustion at the Veolia Energie Kolin power plant”.
We wish you a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year!
Workshop documentation for a DogHouse project
At the beginning of December, we signed a contract with Vitkovicke slevarny to prepare workshop documentation for the front and rear doors of a "DogHouse" project.
IVITAS celebrates its 25th anniversary
We would like to thank our Czech and international customers for the trust they’ve put in our design, construction and consulting services in the fields of energy, metallurgy and ecology. We’re extremely proud and thankful to have participated in helping power their success for the past quarter of a century.
As-built documentation for CEZ
At the end of October, we started work on as-built documentation for overhauling parts of the powder burners, pulverized coal ducts and air ducts in two boilers at the CEZ-operated Tušimice II power plant.
Building permit documentation for installation of a cogeneration unit
We’re happy to announce that innogy Energo is a new IVITAS customer. Our first project is the supply of building permit documentation for installation of a 1 MWe CHP unit in the Czech city of Nachod.
Feasibility study for a new natural gas boiler room
Our long-time client CEZ Energeticke sluzby has enlisted our assistance in carrying out a feasibility study for a new boiler room construction at the production plant of a major food manufacturer. The study will assess two options for the implementation, commissioning and long-term efficiency of a new gas boilers that would operate on the manufacturer‘s premises for onsite steam production that’s required for their production process. The impetus for the study is a planned transition from coal to natural gas for fueling the boilers.
Third stage of GE POWER Hot Reheat Pipework Replacement project in the U.K.
Our cooperation with GE POWER for carrying out design and engineering work for the Hot Reheat Pipework Replacement project at three units of their coal power plant in the United Kingdom continues with the third, and last, unit at the plant. Design/Engineering work for steam piping at the first two units of the plant was carried out by IVITAS in 2019 and 2020.
Project documentation for steam pipeline at TAMEH heating plant
We’ve concluded a new contract with our important customer, TAMEH Czech s.r.o., which is connected with a modernization project for energy operations at the TAMEH heating plant.
Workshop documentation for flue gas ducts
We’re currently processing workshop documentation for flue gas ducts for our long-term Belgian business partner VYNCKE (https://www.vyncke.com), including the design and static calculation for its supporting steel structure.
IVITAS puts a “CAPSTONE” on their power engineering services
As part of our new partnership with CAPSTONE GREEN ENERGY CORPORATION®, we’ve carried out an in-depth interview with John Buckoke, CAPSTONE’s Business Development Director. John speaks about CAPSTONE’s products and technology, their new partnership with IVITAS and what to expect from CAPSTONE in the future.
New Partnership with CAPSTONE GREEN ENERGY CORPORATION
We’re very happy to announce our new partnership with CAPSTONE GREEN ENERGY CORPORATION.
New gas boiler room for Slovak PORFIX-porobeton
We concluded a contract with our long time business partner CEZ Energeticke sluzby (member of CEZ Group) for the creation of design documentation in the construction of a new heating plant (gas boiler room) at the Slovak company PORFIX-porobeton in Zemianske Kostolany.
Workshop documentation of fuel silo interior linings
At the end of March, our designers completed workshop documentation of the internal lining of fuel silos at the Prunerov II power plant (operated by CEZ).
IVITAS-designed heating chamber and duct burner meet up at BRUKOV
An IVITAS-designed heating chamber has just completed its journey to the BRUKOV paint shop, where it now sits together with the duct burner. The two-piece set is part of a new VOC (Volatile Organic Compound) emission control solution.
Analysis of beater wheel mill housing at Prunerov II power plant
Our specialists are currently working on a stress-strain analysis of a selected beater wheel mill housing at the Prunerov II power plant operated by CEZ.
Engineering of air and flue gas ducts for SUMITOMO
We’ve just secured another interesting project with our long time client SUMITOMO, where we’ll carry out detailed engineering of air and flue ducts that will be part a SUMITOMO boiler upgrade project for their client in Austria. The scope of our work will include engineering of primary and secondary air ducts, as well as flue gas and recirculation flue gas ducts. All final documentation will be delivered to SUMITOMO within 10 weeks by the IVITAS engineering and design team.
High-temperature spring hangers for CEZ
The contracted, IVITAS designed high-temperature spring hangers for CEZ were delivered in early January to the Prunerov II power plant in the Czech Republic.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Design and delivery of high-temperature spring hangers for CEZ
Production of spring hangers to be installed at the Prunerov II power plant (end of Dec./beg of Jan.) was started at the beginning of December.
Design and delivery of NG heating chamber and burner for VOC elimination technology
Our new business partner, ELVAC EKOTECHNIKA s.r.o., specializes in the supply of technologies for the elimination of VOC (volatile organic compound) emissions that arise in various industries.
Workshop documentation for HSRG boiler headed to Germany
Our designers are currently finalizing workshop documentation for the pressure and non-pressure components of an HRSG boiler for our customer UNIS POWER (www.unispower.cz), which will be installed in Eisenhüttenstadt, Germany.
IVITAS versatility on stage with BOSCH REXROTH
Although we mainly specialize in energy, IVITAS designers also enjoy working on stage technology projects that include the use of hydraulic, electromechanical and hybrid drives, which serve to highlight their technical versatility.
Design of two-chamber flue gas heat exchanger
In October, we handed over completed workshop documentation to our client ForSTEEL for a two-chamber heat exchanger.
Natural gas connection study for TAMEH Czech
We have prepared documentation for our client TAMEH Czech s.r.o regarding all-profession project implementation in the reconstruction of a K4 gas boiler to allow for the combustion of natural gas.
IVITAS piping design implemented for GE POWER in the UK
Based on a design provided by IVITAS (read full description of project in news post from August below), GE POWER successfully completed reconstruction of steam piping for the first unit of a coal power plant in the United Kingdom.
Framework agreement signed with SIEMENS ENERGY
We’re pleased to announce that a framework agreement was signed with SIEMENS ENERGY, s.r.o., o.z. Industrial Turbomachinery in September 2020. The agreement sets the basis of cooperation for design and construction work to be carried out on the technological and structural areas of the steam condensate cycle of industrial steam turbines.
Optimizing flue gas before absorption - Feasibility Study
We are preparing a feasibility study for our client SEV.EN ENGINEERING (www.7energy.com) that involves installation of a mixing module in the flue gas ducts that run between the units and the absorber at the Chvaletice power plant in the Czech Republic.
A “Natural” Choice for Energy Production
The push towards a greener path of energy production is becoming more and more prevalent across many countries within the European Union and around the world.
Documentation and supervision of steel structure repair for VEOLIA
We prepared project documentation for our client VEOLIA ENERGIE CR regarding the repair of a steel truss structure and crane track in the circulating station of their Trebovice power plant.
Jumping for charity
On 22.8, we were happy to provide sponsorship support for the 6th Annual Equestrian Competition organized by the Akimarol Stable (www.staj-akimarol.weebly.com) in the city of Stonava, Czech Republic.
Advanced Documentation for Flue-gas Heat Exchangers
We have established on-going cooperation with the Czech scientific and technological company ForSTEEL for the delivery of heat exchanger documentation.
Workshop documentation for LAFARGE ZEMENTWERKE
In July, we submitted workshop documentation for a Cyclone Separator (Vortex Finder) to our client LAFARGE ZEMENTWERKE, a member of the global LAAFARGE HOLCIM Group.
Detailed design documentation for two SUMITOMO SHI FW ENERGIA OY projects in Asia
We've recently delivered detailed design documentation for two SUMITOMO SHI FW ENERGIA OY projects (www.shi-fw.com) - one in Taiwan and one in South Korea.
Piping design for GE POWER in the UK
The GENERAL ELECTRIC POWER ENGINEERING Team has once again entrusted IVITAS to provide steam piping design and documentation for a two-unit coal power plant project in the United Kingdom.
IVITAS know-how and experience come to Poland
In March of 2020, IVITAS turned their attention to the Polish market with a new addition to the IVITAS team – Business Development Director for Poland Jerzy Modrzejewski.
Further design work for CEZ’s Tusimice II Power Plant
Our designers are currently busy with creating workshop documentation for a selection of pressure and non-pressure components in four boilers of 200 MWe units within the planned overhaul of the Tusimice II power plant (operated by CEZ).
A new generation of talent joins the IVITAS engineering team
We’re happy to welcome the newest member of the IVITAS engineering team, Project Designer Jan Kucera. Jan is a recent graduate of the Brno University of Technology, where he majored in process engineering and power engineering.
May you have many successful professional and personal projects in the new year!