• 1846

    Burmeister & Wain A/S famous shipbuilder established in Denmark

  • 1900

    B&W Shipyard licensed to build MAN Diesel engines
    Early 20th

  • 1912

    World's first ocean-going diesel engine ship M/S Selandia delivered by B&W shipyard

  • 1955

    B&W acquire licence for the Benson Once Through boiler design

  • 1970s

    B&W creates Diesel Power Plant division B&W Contractor

  • 1980

    Closure of B&W shipyard
    B&W shipyard B&W Engine manufacturer acquired by MAN. MAN B&W Diesel formed

  • 1990

    B&W Contractor acquired by Swedish Shipyard New Name Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S Lentjes Group accuired B&W Energy A/S

  • 1997

    BWE builds first three USC boiler 1997-2000

  • 2003

    BWE makes first Wood Pallet Fuel Conversion 2003

  • 2010

    BWE enters the UK market and builds several updated high performance Straw Fired Boilers 2010-2020

  • 2017

    BWSC accuires BWE and selected biomass assets 2017

  • 2021


  • 2022

    6 mustard straw boilers in India

  • 2023

    25 MWe power plant in Colombia


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