Expertise & resources


Thanks to its own patents and design tools, and to excellent relationships with reputable licensors, Heurtey Petrochem can cover the full range of furnace technologies for refineries and petrochemical complexes worldwide.

Ethylene Pyrolisis - Refining- Hydrogen - Direct reduction of iron

The Group is very active in Research and Development, a field in which it cooperates closely with IFP Energies Nouvelles. Key areas for cooperation include:

  • Optimization of furnaces for new and existing processes,
  • Furnace modification for oxycombustion with a view to carbon capture,
  • Hydrogen production.

Engineering and project management

Heurtey Petrochem has the full range of process engineering, mechanical design, detailed engineering, procurement management, fabrication and construction-supervision resources required for conducting projects.

Basic project engineering is performed mainly at the Group head office in France, or in the United States. The detailed engineering, procurement and construction phases of project implementation are optimized thanks to the expertise available in the relevant subsidiaries.

Fabrication and modularization

Heurtey Petrochem runs two fully staffed fabrication workshops in Buzau, Romania (50% process furnaces & 50% gas skids) and in Vadodara, India (100% process furnaces) offering a production capacity of 8 000  tons/year.

These two assets enable the Group to control each step in the furnace-fabrication process in terms of quality, costs and deadlines.

Moreover, the Group offers various manufacturing solutions worldwide, thanks to its extensive network of fabrication partners.  

Groupe Heurtey Petrochem Fabrication et modularisation


Service provision

Heurtey Petrochem offers customers a range of services, including furnace-performance optimization studies, revamping studies, inspection/diagnosis of existing facilities and supply of spare parts.

Groupe Heurtey Petrochem Prestations de services