Project: Kwinana Nickel Refinery, Supply of Nitrogen Receiver
Client: BHP Billiton, Western Australia
Completed: June, 2017
Engineering and equipment supply under one roof with reduced interface thus saving time
Total fabrication tonnage 60 tons with 50mm shell plates and 63mm dished end plates
Fabrication was completed on time within 5 months of Contract award and the equipment arrived on-site before the required delivery date
Approval of Worksafe and Department of Mines & Petroleum (DMP)
Fabrication at our facilities located in Baroda, India
Post Weld Heat Treatment to AS4458
Manufacturing documentation (MDR) in compliance with AS 1210 and AS 3990
Vessel underwent full Radiography and additionally Magnetic Particle and Ultrasonic testing
BHP Billiton required a new unit Nitrogen Receiver vessel for its’ Kwinana Nickel Refinery.
Access Petrotec took up the challenge and delivered the fabricated and tested Autoclave in a record time of 5 months to BHP Billiton’s nominated freight forwarder in India.
Detailed Engineering Design
Access Petrotec carried out detailed engineering design in compliance with the latest AS 1210 standards. A third party verification was carried out to check Access Petrotec design calculations and then the design was registered with WorkSafe, Australia.
Fabrication and Supply of Equipment
Fabrication of receiver was carried out at our ISO 9001 facilities in Baroda, India in compliance with AS1210 and AS4458.
Post Weld Heat Treatment
Manufacturing Data Records (MDR) of both vessels were prepared in compliance with AS1210 and AS4458 and BHP Billiton Standards for registration with Department of Mine & Petroleum (DMP).