Partner with Helfrich to Optimize Your Utility Facility

The efficiency and steam quality of power plant boilers play a crucial role in a utility operator’s cost, thermal efficiency, and electricity generation capacity. The utility industry is complex, with today’s plant facing an array of drivers, including the increasing demand for electricity, the need for reliable power delivery, stringent carbon emissions regulations, and consumer clean-fuel concerns.

Helfrich Brothers works with utility operators to increase plant efficiency, lower costs, and meet exacting modern market demands. We deliver the best in boiler upgrades, maintenance, and repair services. Should an emergency hit, our field team responds rapidly to your critical need to reduce costly shutdowns. Should you need a new or replacement part, we can design, fabricate, and install it for you. Whatever your need, you can always count on receiving the highest level of customer service.

Unmatched Experience and Expertise

Family-owned and operated since 1948, Helfrich Brothers is a full-service, commercial boiler company that provides a full range of engineering, fabrication and on-site services to the power generation industry. Call on us to optimize the entire boiler life cycle:

  • Reduce costs with new, higher-efficiency boilers
  • Increase thermal efficiency by upgrading to new, advanced boiler systems
  • Gain multiple fuel flexibility for coal and gas-fueled utility facilities
  • Upgrade systems to reduce harmful CO2 emissions 
  • Minimize costly shutdowns and maximize capacity
  • Leverage a turnkey solution for all power generation equipment and Balance of Plant

The Helfrich Brothers Advantage

Field Service and Emergency Response: Our long-standing industry experience and reputation for excellence reflects our ability to expertly install, upgrade, and maintain our customers’ boiler systems. Our highly trained on-site services team quickly responds to emergencies to get your boiler back online with minimal downtime and the highest levels of safety.     

Turnkey Solutions: Our innovative team can offer end-to-end solutions from project conception through construction and installation. We design, engineer, and fabricate systems to your specifications at our 95,000-square-foot steel fabrication and machine shop. We can often re-engineer or retrofit your equipment to solve the most complex challenges.    

Power Generation and Balance of Plant Components: Rely on our advanced fabrication services to design, build, and upgrade your system according to your specifications. We take every opportunity to reverse engineer replacement parts as needed.

Coal Boilers:

  • Power and Process Piping
  • Pressure Parts
  • Fuel Handling
  • Environmental Systems

 Gas Boilers:

  • Power and Process Piping
  • Burner Replacements
  • Environmental Systems
  • Air Systems

Other Components:

  • Milling and Combustion Equipment
  • Duct Work
  • Hoppers
  • Material Handling
  • Structural Steel
  • External Piping

Rely on our Utility Industry Experience

We expertly take care of power generation needs for utilities nationwide, with turnkey capabilities that differentiate us from our competitors. Virtually everything you need for a power plant project is available under one roof, ready to go when you are. You can trust our on-site crews to install, upgrade, and repair your crucial boiler systems and quickly handle an emergency, leveraging the capabilities of our 95,000-square- foot manufacturing facility.


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Address: 39 Merrimack Street, Lawrence, Massachusetts, 01843

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