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The Role FCAW Plays in Industrial Fabrication

The Role FCAW Plays in Industrial Fabrication

Welding and industrial fabrication are crucial components in a wide range of industrial applications. It is imperative that the best welding process be used for any given project to ensure that the fabrication process meets all necessary quality levels, time constraints, and budgetary concerns. One highly effective welding process that…
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Checklist for Selecting a Pipe Fabrication Company

Checklist for Selecting a Pipe Fabrication Company

One invaluable component across most areas of the industrial sector is piping. Having well-constructed piping is the key to the initial and continued success of a project. The necessity of quality piping makes it extremely important to select a pipe fabrication company that can completely meet these needs. From quality…
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Why Modular LACT Units Are Beneficial

Why Modular LACT Units Are Beneficial

The Lease Automatic Custody Transfer, or LACT unit, is responsible for transferring crude oil from the production site to pipelines and storage facilities. These indispensable units also accurately measure the amount of substance being transported so that each party can receive monetary compensation. Why Modular Process Skids Benefit LACT Units…
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Best Practices for Industrial Maintenance

Best Practices for Industrial Maintenance

Industrial maintenance is a crucial element for the success of industrial facilities. Proper industrial maintenance keeps machinery running at optimal efficiency, prevents unplanned outages and increased repair costs, and most importantly prevents dangerous safety hazards. To reap these rewards facilities must take an active, diligent approach to industrial maintenance –…
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Why Post-Weld Heat Treatments Are So Important

Why Post-Weld Heat Treatments Are So Important

For high quality welding projects, post-weld heat treatment is an essential part of the process. These specific heat treatments drastically decrease the effects of thermal stress that are created during the welding process. Thermal stress occurs because though metal is an extremely strong and durable material, it is still somewhat…
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A Quick Look at Some Major US Oil and Gas Shale Plays

A Quick Look at Some Major US Oil and Gas Shale Plays

A petroleum play, often referred to simply as a play, is a group of prospective oil or gas fields in a geographic region. The plays are linked by the geological conditions that formed them. There are several typical steps in the cycle of a play, such as initial observations of…
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The Importance of Welding Pre-Treatments

The Importance of Welding Pre-Treatments

STI Group is dedicated to providing the highest quality welding and fabrication services. All of our welds are rigorously tested for quality and safety. A major part of ensuring excellent weld quality begins before the welding process even makes contact with the work surface: welding pre-treatments. Pre-Treatments Ensure a Safe…
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Key Statistics about America’s Energy Sector

Key Statistics about America’s Energy Sector

America’s energy sector is as diverse as it is large. There are a multitude of energy sources that we rely on each day to power our existence and new alternative energy sources are continually being developed. Nevertheless, oil and gas are by far the most significant sources of energy in…
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5 Strategies for Improving Industrial Turnarounds

5 Strategies for Improving Industrial Turnarounds

When it comes to the operational success of a petrochemical, refining, or industrial company, plant turnarounds are an imperative part of the equation. Since cleanup and maintenance drastically improves efficiency, the turnaround usually helps to reduce the incidence of machinery or processing failure before they happen. Turnarounds are a necessary,…
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