Steel Plant - Slab Caster Major Upgrade - 2004
Feasibility study to increase Quality, Production Capacity and improve Equipment Reliability.
Development of Equipment Specifications and Procurement and Evaluation of Main Equipment Supply Proposals. Preparation of detailed technical and commercial bid comparisons and recommendations for order placement.
Complete Project Management on behalf of the Owner including coordination of all activities and personnel assigned to the project. Monthly Reporting of Project Status reflecting progress, schedule and budget updates.
Procurement and Expediting of Purchased Items.
Engineering and Design of modifications to existing water systems, hydraulics, and utilities to support the new machine requirements.
Steel Design and Procurement of Support Structure and Sheet Stainless Steel Machine Enclosure. Design of modifications to Exhaust System.
Design of Foundation Modifications and Anchor Bolts for the New Equipment and Structures.
Facility engineering for installation of all new equipment.
Preparation of Bid Specifications and Drawings, Procurement of Bids, and Bid Evaluation/Order Placement for the Complete Installation during a scheduled outage. The work consisted of installation of Foundations, Structural Steel and Equipment.
On-site supervision of the pre-outage and outage work including coordination with the Owner.
Installation and startup was completed during a scheduled outage with a complete successful cast of the first heat.