Where Did It All Go (Part 2)

Where did it all go? Part 2: Ruskin’s Law May Know (See Part 1 at http://www.maitech.com/where-did-it-all-go-part-1/) Let’s recap Part 1: The high profile capital project did not work out as planned: purchased equipment was missing, the outage lasted longer, production was lost, capital budget over spent, mini-outage now required and vacation lost. How did this

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Let’s Save a Tree or Two

You’ve spent the past six months working with engineers, contractors, equipment suppliers and inspectors and your new process equipment is finally in place and running smoothly. Then, just as you think you’re ready to move on the next priority, someone delivers a 1500-page report in three binders. Oh, and there’s an electronic copy that needs

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Skids – Plug and Play (part 2)

In our last post we talked about the convenience and cost-effectiveness of modular skid systems for your plant upgrades. Here we’re going to look further into the ways in which they can be integrated into your existing plant facility. Regardless of the process it provides, a skid system can be designed to fit your available

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