STEAM

Our Values

STEAM is a pool of geothermal specialists with a long worldwide experience, a complete multidisciplinary knowledge of the resource exploitation methods and a strong vision of how to manage the high risk in greenfield investments...

News

  • October 2015 - Washington, USA.

    STEAM has just signed with InterAmerican Development Bank (a public organization with headquarter in Washington), a consultancy contract for technical and financial due diligence of specific projects for investment grant for the geothermal financing and risk programs in Mexico...

  • May 2015 - Nairobi, Kenya.

    STEAM (in Consortium with Gesto Energia SA) signed a contract with Kenya Electricity Generating Company Ltd for Consultancy Services of Owner Engineering and Project Management, for the development of Olkaria V Geothermal Power Project...

  • September 2014 - Beijing, China.

    STEAM attended a workshop organized in cooperation with the Geothermal Council of China Energy Society, with the patronage of National Researches Council (CNR-IGG) and Universities of Padova and Firenze, and with the support of Italian Embassy in Beijing.
    Researchers and Italian Companies discussed about possible cooperation in the development of Low and High Enthalpy Geothermal Projects in China...

  • January 2014 - Pisa, Italy; Deventer, the Netherlands.

    STEAM competencies in Environmental Consulting Services has been incorporated in Tauw Group and now are part of Tauw Italia. STEAM brand comes back to be focused on worldwide geothermal projects...

STEAM : Where We Were

The Geothermal World

All Around

Travel with your mouse around the World here below to see where members of STEAM Team have worked...
green ...for resource assessment, drilling supervising
red ...for engineering, power plant design
blue ...for both

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Our Experiences

Portfolio

STEAM Team members has operated in most of the Geothermal Fields in the world.
Here below are not listed all the jobs performed worldwide by them during their career, but just the most significant geothermal project in which STEAM was involved as Consulting Company, in the years
2005 to 2014

  • Feasibility Environmental Impact Assessment and definitive Project for a 3-5 MW ORC pilot plant in the Ischia Island (Italy, Campania Region) Geothermal Field (ongoing)
  • Management of geothermal exploration activities (geohysical surveys design and results interpretation) for 4 research permits in Tuscany and 2 in Latium Region (Italy) ( Geothermics Italy, Terra Energy e Futuro Energia) (ongoing)
  • Technical-Economic Resource Assessment Audits for two Geothermal Projects in Italy and in Hungary
  • Feasibility Environmental Impact Assessment and definitive Project for a 5 MW ORC pilot plant in the Monte Amiata Geothermal Field (Italy, Tuscany Region) (GESTO Energia S.A.)
  • Gathering system and Power plant preliminary Design for a 110 MW geothermal Power Plant in Lumut Balai, Indonesia (ELC Electroconsult)
  • Feasibility Study, Environmental Impact Assessment and definitive Project for a 5 MW ORC pilot plant in the Castel Giorgio (Italy, Umbria Region) Geothermal Field (ITW-KLW )
  • Feasibility Study, Environmental Impact Assessment and definitive Project for a 5 MW ORC pilot plant in the Torre Alfina (Italy, Latium Region) Geothermal Field (ITW-KLW)
  • Feasibility Study, Environmental Impact Assessment and definitive Project for a 5 MW ORC pilot plant in the Latera (Italy, Latium Region) Geothermal Field (ITW-KLW)
  • Geological and geophysical program and Environmental Impact Assessment for the application of 9 Geothermal Research Permits in Tuscany and Latium (Different Clients)
  • Geological and geophysical program and Environmental Impact Assessment for the application of a Geothermal Research Permit Ladispoli (Italy, Latium Region) (STEAM Initiative)
  • Geological and geophysical program and Environmental Impact Assessment for the application of a Geothermal Research Permit Sabatini Sud (Italy, Latium Region) (STEAM Initiative)
  • Geological and geophysical program and Environmental Impact Assessment
    for the application of a Geothermal Research Permit Sutri (Italy, Latium Region) (STEAM Initiative)
  • Geological and geophysical program and Environmental Impact Assessment for the application of a Geothermal Research Permit in Monte Aguzzo (Italy, Latium Region) (STEAM Initiative)
  • Geological and geophysical program and Environmental Impact Assessment for the application of a Geothermal Research Permit in Montalcino and Cinigiano (Italy, Tuscany Region) (GESTO srl Martifer Group)
  • Geological and geophysical program and Environmental Impact Assessment for the application of a Geothermal Research Permit in Riparbella, Alto Farma and Mazzolla (Italy, Tuscany Region) (GESTO srl Martifer Group)
  • Geological and geophysical program, Drilling Site Selection, well design and Environmental Impact Assessment for the application of a Geothermal Research Permit in Baccinello (Tuscany Region Italy) (GESTO srl Martifer Group)
  • Reconnaissance Study of Italian Geothermal potential of Medium Enthalpy Resources: individuation of 8 Italian promising areas (STEAM Initiative)
  • Technical Specifications for the Enlargement of the Kamojang (Indonesia) 1x30 + 2x55MW Power Plant - Mass and Energy Balances (ELC Electroconsut for Pertamina)
  • Plan de Monitoreo Ambiental for the Ahuachapan and Berlin geothermal Projects in El Salvador (CFG France)
Most significant geothermal project performed by STEAM Company in the years
1995 to 2000
  • Executive Design, construction and Test of an Experimental Plant for the H2S and Hg Absorbing from Geothermal Gas (ENEL, Italy)
  • Environmental Impact Assessment for the exploitation Permit of the Travale 3 Geothermal Power plant (ENEL, Italy)
  • Technical economic comparison between a surface condenser and a direct contact condenser in Italian Geothermal Power Plant (ENEL, Italy)
  • Environmental impact Assessment for the drilling of three geothermal Italian wells in Pisa, Montieri and Travale (ENEL, Italy)
  • Mathematical Modelling of a direct contact geothermal Reboiler (SITICEM spa Pisa, Italy)
  • Mathematical Modelling for the design of Two Phase Flow pipelines for geothermal applications (ENEL, Italy)
  • Environmental Impact assessment and monitoring plan
    of the Miravalles 3 and 4 Geothermal Power Plants (ELC Electroconsult)
  • Revision of Worldwide geothermal resources to individuate geothermal fields suitable for the application of the Kalina Cycle (Ansaldo Energia, Italy)
  • Environmental and economic Assessment for the San Marco geothermal development (EEC DG VIII)
  • Evaluation of Slovakian geothermal fields (World Bank)
  • Statistical study about reason of the casing failures in the Italian geothermal wells (ENEL, Italy)
Most significant geothermal project performed by STEAM Company in the years
1987 to 1995
  • Engineering feasibility study of the S. Jacinto geothermal field in Nicaragua and mission to Russia to visit turbine factory (DAL spa)
  • Environmental Impact Assessment of the 2X25MW Berlin geothermal Power Plant (ELC Electroconsult)
  • Environmental Impact Assessment of the Ahuachapan rehabilitation Project. Client:(ELC Electroconsult)
  • Literature review and study about chemical equilibria in geothermal steam devoted to abate Hydrogen Sulphide and reduce corrosion (ENEL, Italy)
  • Evaluation of the condition of the power plant at the Yangbaijing Geothermal Fields (Geotermica Italiana for UNDP)
  • Guidelines for the preparation of Environmental Impact Studies (E.I.A.) of geothermal Developments (OLADE)
  • Evaluation of problems linked to the interaction between geothermal fields and power plant operation at Momotombo (Nicaragua) (DAL spa)
  • Assessment of noise emitted by Geothermal Drilling Rigs (ENEL, Italy)
  • Assessement of noise emitted by Italian Geothermal Power Plants (ENEL, Italy)
  • Design and supply of a new equipment to abate H2S and noise during air drilling (ENEL, Italy)
  • Detailed design of a remote district heating in Castelnuovo V.C. (ENEL, Italy)
  • Corrosion and scaling production tests at the Miravalles (Costarica) Geothermal Field (ELC Electroconsult)
  • Engineering feasibility study of the Laguna Colorada (Bolivia) geothermal field (ELC Electroconsult)
  • Production tests supervision at the Asal geothermal field in Djibuti and feasibility report(ENEL, Italy)
  • Assistance for the correct operation of Momotombo Geothermal power plant (DAL spa)
  • Feasibility Study of non electrical utilization of geothermal resources in Tuscany (National Research Council, CNR, Italy)
  • Feasibility Study of an integrated distilled water - electrical energy production in geothermal fields of Dijbouti (ENEL, Italy)
  • Comparison of different systems for the abatement of H2S in geothermal power plants in Hawaii (Ansaldo GIE)
  • Study on methods to control silica, sulphide and carbonate scaling in geothermal systems (ELC Electroconsult)
  • Technical specification for a mobile station to monitor H2S, Rn and CO2 Concentration at Miravalles geothermal field (ELC Electroconsult)
  • E.I.A. and Chemical constraint assessment in Miravalles (Costarica) Feasibility Study(ELC Electroconsult)
  • Environmental Impact Study for the GUNUNG SALAK (Indonesia) Geothermal Power Plant (ELC Electroconsult)
  • Engineering Feasibility Study for the GUNUNG SALAK (Indonesia) geothermal Power Plant (ELC Electroconsult)
  • E.I.A. for the development of Torre Alfina geothermal field (ENEL, Italy)
  • Feasibility Study for the production of spirulina Alga utilizing geothermal steam (Castelnuovo V.C. Municipality, Italy)
  • Assistance for the correct operation of Momotombo geothermal power plant (DAL spa)