Manufacturing

MATERIAL HANDLING

  • Four overhead cranes with capacities ranging from 5-35 tons
  • Each work cell is serviced by an additional 1.5 ton jib crane
  • Secondary plant work area is crane covered by 2 ton cranes
  • Five forklifts ranging in capacity from 2.5-7.5 tons

PAINTS AND APPLICATION

Paint Booths

  • One (1) 36ft L x 19ft W x 14ft H [11m L x 5.8m W x 4.3m H]
  • One (1) 20ft L x 10ft W x 9ft H [6.1m L x 3m W x 2.7m H]

Application Technologies/Coating Systems

  • Airless, Air-Assisted Airless, Conventional Spray, and Electro-Static spray equipment for carbon and stainless steel
  • Inorganic, organic zincs
  • High-Build epoxies
  • Urethane top coats
  • Solvent and water-based coatings

Blasting Booth

  • 40ft L x 20ft W x 14ft H [12.2m L x 3m W x 4.3m H]
  • Recyclable steel shot blast media for carbon steel processing
  • Glass bead blast media for stainless steel processing
  • 711 cfm [20.1 m³/min.] total compressed air flow capacity

WELDING CAPABILITIES

  • All welders Certified and Registered to C.W.B. and T.S.S.A.
  • GMAW – carbon and stainless steel
  • FCAW – carbon and stainless steel
  • GTAW – carbon and stainless steel
  • SMAW – carbon and stainless steel

TESTING

All systems are fully tested under simulated operating conditions in one of North America’s finest test facilities. Our in-house motor-generator set is capable of providing most motor voltages and frequencies used worldwide.

  • Test stand diesel generator output up to 825 kW which allows for the power of AC motors up to 335 HP [250 kW] @ 575VAC
  • AC voltage capabilities include: 575V, 460V, 380V, 220/208V, and 110V @ 50 or 60 Hz
  • Power of DC Motors up to 60 HP [45 kW] @ 125VDC including battery bank for line start testing of DC emergency equipment capable of powering DC motors up to 30HP [22 kW] @ 250VDC
  • Calibrated flow, pressure, vibration, noise, and fluid cleanliness measuring equipment for equipment performance verification
  • NDE to ASME B31.1 and B31.3 as well as any additional requirements requested in client specifications
  • Data logging capabilities for performance characteristic trending
  • Two x 4,300 USG [16.25 m³] oil storage tanks containing turbine oil (ISO VG32) and gear oil (ISO VG220) each with tank heater,10 micron filter and transfer pump

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