Pillard STARTFLAM™ is a burner dedicated for warming up boilers (front boilers, CFB boilers) in coal fired power plants. It is equipped with its own air windbox and operates even under sub-stochiometric conditions, with flames developing over the bed. The burner has retractable parts and can be equipped with a guillotine slide on demand.
Pillard STARTFLAM™ is also available in a simpler warm-up gun version. The warm-up gun version can be implemented either in the bed or into a coal burner and is equipped with its own retraction device.
Warn-up gun capacity can go over 30% of main coal burner capacity.
Oil start-up before coal injection
As a main flame stabilising device for low grade coal
Partial back-up in case of a coal handling system issue
Coal support (low grade coal firing)
Range of heat release: 8 to 50 MW per unit
Turn down ratio: 1 to 5 or more according to conditions
Flame dimensions: Similar to standard (non-low-Nox type) GRFLAM™ burners
Combustion air temperature: Up to 400°C
Combustion air pressure drop: 200 to 250 daPa
Fuels: HFO, DO, Liquids, Natural Gas, Gaseous Fuels,...
Over 100 references of Pillard STARTFLAM™ burners worldwide. List available on demand.
For front boilers, CFB boilers: Preheating in HFO, DO and gas
• Designed for high temperature combustion air
• Retractable ignitor and gun for heat protection
• Simple and reliable
• Specific version available for coal burners
Simple and proven technology
to start-up boilers
Pillard STARTFLAM™ is a burner dedicated for warming up boilers for