Mayes Farm

East Grinstead, West Sussex

Commission: Douch Biomass installed a Herz 100kW wood chip biomass boiler in a purpose built plant room, with an auger feed system from an adjacent wood chip fuel silo. A 2000 litre buffer tank and district heating network from the boiler provides heat to Mayes Farm House, annex, cottage and swimming pool. The heat main flow and return pipes run from the boiler house to the farm house, a distance of about 120m. A second heat main connects the swimming pool and cottage. In each building there is a heat exchanger and heat meter connected to the existing heating and hot water systems.

Boiler Type: Herz Firematic 100kW

Fuel Type: Wood chip

Fuel Storage: Fuel Silo

CO2 emission reduction: 537 tonnes over 20 years

Case History: A beautiful country estate which has been in the Grubb family for over 100 years.

Date Completed: April 2015