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Monthly Archives: August 2011

Engineering Modifications Simplify a Florida HRSG Removal and Replacement Project

Market: Power Location: Florida Project Dates: 03/2011 – 04/2011 The Challenge A customer contracted Barnhart to remove six old heater recovery steam generators (HRSG’s) and replace them with new modules. However, the team used the same tilting frame for both … Continue reading

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Barnhart Thrives under Strict Quality Control Standards and Safety Requirements in D.O.E. Condenser Demolition

Market: D.O.E. Location: Ohio Project Dates: 06/2010 – 10/2010 The Challenge Under strict quality control standards issued by the Department of Energy (D.O.E.), the Barnhart crew set up to move ten 270-ton power plant condensers through a very tight space … Continue reading

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Innovative Equipment Used in S.C. Nuclear Rotor and Feedwater Heater Replacement

Market: Nuclear Location: South Carolina Project Dates: 02/2010 The Challenge A customer’s faulty crane and tight quarters hindered the progress of the crew as they strove to finish a project, in which the customer hired Barnhart to remove and replace … Continue reading

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Previous Work Speeds up Illinois Crane Load Test

Market: Nuclear Location: Illinois Project Dates: 12/2010 The Challenge Freezing temperatures in the Midwest thwarted Barnhart’s work yet again when performing a 35,000-pound crane load test. Upon opening the track way doors of the plant, the extreme cold weather threatened … Continue reading

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