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Turnarounds

A major factor in whether turnarounds sink or survive is tied directly to whether the site has high-quality written methodologies. Though turnaround methodology manuals have grown in popularity, there is still a plethora of sites that either do not.. more

Maintenance & Reliability

After a busy and successful 2017, Houston-based Diamond Refractory Services, an EMCOR Industrial Services Company, continues its work in 2018 as one of the most sought-after refractory turnaround services providers in the country... more

Health, Safety & Environmental

OnDemand | Maintenance turnarounds (TAR) are a necessary component of any industrial facility. That said, if not planned and executed properly, they can be complicated, costly, and time-consuming. more

Webinars

You know them. They are the "bulldogs." And they wear it as a badge of honor. It is esteem, and it is earned. They are the elite. They are Turnaround Welding Services (TWS). more

Plant Management & Operations

This award expands Matrix NAC's geographic reach into California to provide its customers with the high level of services needed to complete their storage and refining construction, maintenance and repair projects. more

Maintenance & Reliability

As plant owner, you have two options for managing turnaround transportation: decentralized, which hands each contractor the responsibility of transporting their crews to and from their assigned units, and centralized, which relies on a single... more

Maintenance & Reliability

For those of you who have participated in a turnaround (TAR) or shutdown, how many times have you regretted a decision and wished you could get a do-over? more

Maintenance & Reliability

During the execution of a turnaround, the schedule is in a very real sense the checking account for the event. Those who manage schedulers owe it to themselves to receive proper training in the management of at least 10 key areas. more

Plant Management & Operations

Successful turnarounds require the safe completion of all tasks – which means that safety has to be everyone’s responsibility. To ensure total commitment to safe turnarounds, every process and safety team member should be involved at every phase. more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Turnarounds (TAs) are complex, labor-intensive, strategic events executed to maximize the availability and efficiency of a plant's assets. They must be conducted under strict time constraints with severe financial repercussions for any delays. more

Training & Human Resources

Evergreen Industrial Services and North American Industrial Services are now proudly branded together as Evergreen North America Industrial Services. Evergreen North America, together with its pre-eminent specialty service provider... more

Maintenance & Reliability

Specialty Welding and Turnarounds (SWAT) has a new look and a new office that covers over 12,000 square feet. more

Maintenance & Reliability

When manufacturing plants and chemical companies shut down due to scheduled turnarounds or are on the cusp of an expansion, they often require adjustments to their worksites Many organizations have turned to temporary structures to meet their needs. more

Maintenance & Reliability

Peer reviews should reveal the positive as well as the negative. If these reviews are to be effective, they must be conducted by seasoned professionals with good knowledge of the turnaround industry and its various disciplines. more

Maintenance & Reliability

Turnarounds are periodic events wherein processing/production units are temporarily removed from service in order to revamp and make improvements. This pause in production has significant effects on output, thus making precise planning vital. more

Maintenance & Reliability

Starcon President, COO Cianchette talks success, what's up and coming more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

A turnaround is a refinery event where process units are shut down to perform regulatory or integrity-driven inspections on equipment. more

Maintenance & Reliability

Turnarounds (TAs) are frequently the largest single annual expense in an asset-intensive industry. more

Maintenance & Reliability

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