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February 26, 2018

Precise Engineering Results in Minimal Downtime During Outage

Barnhart was recently hired to remove and replace two feedwater heaters at a power plant in Kansas during a planned outage. But…

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January 12, 2017

EARLY PLANNING SHORTENS PLANT’S OUTAGE SCHEDULE

Work during outages and shutdowns requires proper planning, management, and innovative solutions to keep overall costs down. A job Barnhart performed at…

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July 28, 2016

Improve Processes to Stay on Schedule and Critical Path

Here’s six tips to help your outages and turnarounds go more smoothly.  1. Make up your mind – Much of outage rigging is on…

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February 13, 2015

VIDEO CASE STUDY: NUCLEAR POWER PLANT OUTAGE

Barnhart was hired by a Wisconsin nuclear power plant to remove and replace four feedwater heaters, a condensate cooler, and two main…

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January 29, 2015

REDUCING COST THROUGH BETTER PLANNING ON YOUR NEXT OUTAGE

The old saying “time is money” is never more true than with turnarounds, shutdowns and outages requiring cranes and other specialized equipment. …

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January 19, 2015

“BEST OF” PROJECTS HIGHLIGHTED IN LIFTING LETTER

There’s never a dull moment at Barnhart. Over the course of a year, we perform hundreds of projects for customers each with…

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September 2, 2014

BURGERS, BOOKS, AND BARNHART: A WEEK’S WORTH OF ACQUISITIONS

Acquisitions have been in the news lately.  Last week alone, Burger King merged with Tim Hortons and Amazon announced that it will…

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