2018 Product Award Menu
2018 Steel Fabricated Products Entries
|Product / project title:||Hydrocarbon Vaporizer|
|Product / project owner:||Hexion Inc.|
|Product / project location:||Louisville, KY|
|Date completed:||December 2018|
|Construction standard (if any):||ASME Code|
|Overall height / length (feet, inches):||40’ -0”|
|Column height (feet, inches):||20’ -0”|
|Diameter (feet, inches):||5′ -0″|
|Capacity (US gallons):||–|
|Steel tonnage used (US tons):||23|
|Steel thickness (inches):||5/16”|
Methanol Vaporizer which incorporates a shell and tube heat exchanger made of 304 stainless steel.
Overall length of unit is forty feet with a tube bundle of 59″ O.D. x 20′. Construction standard was ASME Section VIII Div. 1. Vaporizer includes 2550 3/4″ 304 stainless steel tubes strength welded to the tube sheets and expanded. Designed for 50 psig @ 650/-20 degrees F. with spot radiography and liquid penetrant testing. The weight of the unit was 46,030 lbs.
The vertical Vaporizer upgrade was for increased throughput utilizing manufacturer designed internals for greater thermal performance while reducing energy consumption.
All components contacting the process streams were fabricated from type 304 stainless steel.
The enlarged 7′-6″ diameter upper section of the Vaporizer includes a pair of 36″ diameter body flanges to access the internals and a full circumference platform for maintenance and installation of the internals once erected.
EATON METAL PRODUCTS
|Product / project title:||2,000 Barrel Slug Catcher|
|Product / project owner:||Discovery DJ Services LLC – Ft. Lupton Gas Plant|
|Product / project location:||Fort Lupton, CO|
|Date completed:||August 2018|
|Construction standard (if any):||ASME Section VIII, Div. 2|
|Overall height / length (feet, inches):||117’ -6”|
|Column height (feet, inches):||–|
|Diameter (feet, inches):||12’ -0”|
|Capacity (US gallons):||84,000|
|Steel tonnage used (US tons):||322|
|Steel thickness (inches):||3.68”|
Approximately 10,000 labor hours were invested in the on-time completion of this ASME Section VIII, Division 2, vessel designed by our in-house engineering staff. It is a 117′-6″ long x 12′ diameter 2,000 barrel slug catcher with a shell thickness of 3.68″ and weighing in at 644,000 pounds. Post Weld Heat Treat was done in one piece with our 120′ long oven on site. Blasting and paint were also completed on site.
Phoenix Forging Company, a member of the Phoenix Forge Group, is a proud domestic manufacturer of steel tank and cylinder fittings based in Catasauqua, PA. Phoenix Forge was founded in 1882.www.phoenixforge.com
Fisher Tank Company