Swiss technology leader for biomass combustion systems strengthens presence and customer proximity in North America.

by | Apr 3, 2024 | Industry News, Supplier Newsline

Press release

Publication from April 3, 2024

Schmid energy solutions has been developing and building biomass boilers since 1936. The innovative boilers with state-of-the-art technology are leading in the market for renewable energy. The wide range of biomass combustion systems and applied technologies are developed and manufactured in-house by Schmid energy solutions. Customers from a wide range of industries such as forestry, timber construction, horticulture, agriculture and heating plants for public buildings can find a customized energy solution.

The innovative technology of Schmid boilers with the unique and newly developed “Revolution adaptive” control system enables top performance in terms of energy efficiency and efficiency level. Schmid boilers are also low-maintenance and durable for long life. This also contributes to sustainability and should be considered in the investment calculation. 

After a series of successful projects and partnerships in the North American market, Schmid opens its first branch in Toronto. This step is part of the expansion strategy and enables Schmid to work even more closely with partners and customers. Proximity to the market and a consistent focus on customer needs are an important part of the Schmid Group’s strategic orientation.

The new branch in Toronto is the point of contact for partners, planning offices, fitters, sales agents and governmental organizations who are looking for a strong partner for reliable and state-of-the-art biomass technology. The central location makes it possible to process biomass projects and inquiries efficiently and close to the customer.

Andreas Wintzer, General Manager of Schmid energy solutions North America, has been involved in biomass energy generation projects for decades and is now a sought-after specialist in his field. His wealth of experience in sales, engineering and project management is highly valued by customers and partners. The energy professional knows the North American market inside out and knows what is important for sustainability in projects.

“Our commitment to technological excellence and sustainability drives us to explore new avenues and develop innovative solutions,” says Philipp Lüscher, CEO Schmid Group. “The current developments underline not only our expertise in renewable energy technology, but also our vision to make a decisive contribution to a sustainable future.”

About Schmid

The Swiss family business Schmid energy solutions is now in its third generation of developing sustainable boilers. Around 450 employees work for sustainable energy generation every day. The strong team spirit and shared successes drive each individual to give their all for Schmid customers.

Anyone who buys and uses a Schmid product can feel this spirit. This enthusiasm and the innovative technology make Schmid a global player.

For press inquiries and further information please contact:

Schmid North America Inc. energy solutions           

Andreas Wintzer

General Manager North America

40 University Avenue, Suite 904

Toronto, Ontario M5J 1T1

+1 519 546 9592                 

Head office:

Schmid AG, energy solutions

Sandra Bienz

Marketing & Communication Manager

Hörnlistrasse 12

8360 Eschlikon TG


+41 (0)71 973 73 73




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