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Mechanical Conveying Systems 101: What Every Project Engineer Should Know

Posted on: June 6, 2018, Categories: Project Management

If you’re looking into a mechanical conveying system, you’ve probably got a large processing facility and lot of product to move in, out or across it. If you haven’t scoped a system like this before, however, it can be a daunting task. With so much of your process dependent on the system to move materials, making a mistake in the system’s design or execution can be costly – to your process, your company and to you.

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Pneumatic Conveying Systems 101: What Every Project Engineer Should Know

Posted on: May 4, 2018, Categories: Project Management


If you’re not that familiar with pneumatic conveying systems, but have been asked to scope one anyway, you’re probably feeling a little overwhelmed and apprehensive at the moment.

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Cooling Towers 101: What Every Project Engineer Needs To Know

Posted on: April 24, 2018, Categories: Cost Estimating

Have you been tasked with scoping and pricing a new cooling tower? If it’s your first time taking on a big task like this, it can be intimidating. Mistakes on projects like these can be easy to make  and result in significant unplanned costs.

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6 Engineering Costs That Dramatically Affect Process Equipment Scope

Posted on: April 4, 2018, Categories: Process Engineering

When estimating the total capital cost for your facility, it’s important to go beyond the equipment sticker price to determine the full, or complete, cost of the  system you’re installing. This is exactly what upper management expects when they request a scope for new equipment. This is considered to be Preliminary Engineering.  You want enough detail to accurately estimate costs without developing the fully detailed engineering packages for construction.

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