Kim Bredahl joins Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises as Senior Vice President, B&W Renewable
AKRON, Ohio – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE: BW) announced today that Kim Bredahl will join the company as Senior Vice President, B&W Renewable, effective September 1, 2021. The establishment this key leadership role further reinforces the company’s commitment to the continued growth of its renewable energy business as customers seek efficient and environmentally sustainable power generation that supports a circular economy, including B & W’s advanced technologies in waste-to-energy and biomass, and products for the pulp and paper industry.
“Kim has extensive global experience and in-depth knowledge of the waste-to-energy industry, as well as solid experience in developing international projects,” said Kenneth Young, President and CEO of B&W. “We are delighted to have him on our team as the demand for our technology solutions continues to increase and as we execute on our long term plans to grow this important segment of our business. ”
Bredahl has over 30 years of engineering, project management, sales and marketing experience in the energy industry. Since 2019, Bredahl has been Director and Authorized Agent of Sales, Public Relations and Marketing for Steinmüller Babcock Environment, a global provider of waste-to-energy and power plant technology solutions. He has also held several leadership and project management positions in the waste-to-energy sector, including that of Managing Director and Sales Director. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Diploma in Business Administration from the University of Copenhagen.
About Babcock & Wilcox Companies
Based in Akron, Ohio, Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises is a leader in energy and environmental products and services for electrical and industrial markets around the world. follow us on LinkedIn and find out more about www.babcock.com.
About B&W Renewable
Babcock & Wilcox Renewable offers cost-effective technologies for efficient and environmentally friendly power and heat generation, including waste-to-energy, biomass energy and black liquor systems for the pulp industry and papers. B&W Renewable’s advanced technologies support a circular economy, diverting waste from landfills for use in power generation and replacing fossil fuels, while recovering metals and reducing emissions.
B&W cautions that this press release contains forward-looking statements, including, without limitation, statements relating to the growth of its B&W Renewable business segment. These forward-looking statements are based on management’s current expectations and involve a number of risks and uncertainties. For a more complete discussion of these risk factors, see our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K. If one or more of these or other risks materialize, actual results may differ materially from those expressed. We caution readers not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this release, and we assume no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, except to the extent required by applicable law.