CASE STUDY #1 – STRUCTURAL PIPE RACKS

Client: NGL Pump Stations as Prime Contractor

Category: Structural/Civil – NGL Pipeline Support Steel

Completion: November 2014

Value: $5,500,000

Description:  This project consisted of ten NGL pump stations of varying size to the West of Edmonton, AB.   Each one had various supports, skids and access platforms.  NorthWest implemented an intelligent tagging system to enable field crews to identify location by tag.

CASE STUDY #2 – STORAGE TANKS

Client: Oilsands Mining Site as Tier 2 Contractor

Category: API 650 Tanks

Completion: December 2015

Value: $3,000,000

Description:  This project consisted of structural for five storage tanks at an oilsands mining site.   The items fabricated to API 650 include structural supporting columns, girders, rafters and exterior platforms, stairs and exterior wind girder.

CASE STUDY #3 – PIPELINE HEAVY ANCHOR STEEL

Client: Oilsands Mining Site as Tier 2 Contractor

Category: Slurry Hydro Transport Pipeline Anchor Steel

Completion: March 2016

Value: $2,000,000

Description:  This project consisted of heavy plate wing anchor steel, heavy anchor frames and miscellaneous small supports.  The wing anchors were for 18”, 26”, 28” and 30” pipelines.  A total of approximately 50 sets of these anchors were fabricated along with their heavy support skids and all the smaller steel that was required.

CASE STUDY #4 – PUMPHOUSE ACCESS PLATFORMS

Client: Oilsands Mining Site as Tier 2 Contractor

Category: Slurry Hydro Transport Pipeline Access Platforms

Completion: March 2016

Value: $1,000,000

Description:  This project consisted of large heavy access platforms that were also used to support the pipelines and pumping equipment.  NorthWest performed full connection design and detailing, supply, fabrication, coating and delivery.  There were 7 access platforms in total each with a different logistical challenge to facilitate shop pre-fabrication and shipping to site.