Category: Maintanance

Flaring may be visible as Calumet undergoes maintenance

Calumet Montana Refining is currently performing maintenance activities at the refinery, which means there may be increased flaring. The maintenance activities are expected to be completed Friday. During this time, the flare will be visible and might even be heard. The gas being flared is primarily hydrogen. Refinery flares are essential safety devices in refinery […]

Maintenance, repairs bump up riverboat costs for Lorain Port Authority

Needed maintenance and repairs caused a spike in the expenses for the Lorain Port Authority’s shuttle boat operations for the 2018 summer season. The Lorain Port Authority board considered the 2018 operations for the vessels “Pride of Lorain” and “Lady Charleston” as part of the board’s regular meeting on Dec. 11. The shuttle boats took in revenues […]

One-stop shop for engine and turbocharger maintenance

<img src="https://www.wartsila.com/images/default-source/twentyfour7/master-images/one-stop-shop-for-engine-and-turbocharger-maintenance.jpg?sfvrsn=6fcc0f44_0" alt="Image result for One-stop shop for engine and turbocharger maintenance” /> Keeping turbochargers in prime condition is essential for the overall performance of an engine. After all, a well-maintained turbocharger ensures optimal fuel economy and extends the lifetime of the equipment. Björn Lindell is the General Manager for Wärtsilä Turbocharger Services. His team, […]

Village hires lighting inspector to take on light maintenance in-house

Lindenhurst is ending a more than 30-year agreement with the Town of Babylon for lighting maintenance. The village has decided to take care of lighting issues itself, officials said, rather than relying on town workers. Just last month, the village board of trustees voted to renew the annual intermunicipal agreement with the town, which was […]

Transervice Logistics, Prairie Farms Dairy Agree to Contract Maintenance Deal

  Transervice Logistics, a customized transportation service provider, has announced that it has entered into an on-site dedicated contract maintenance agreement with Prairie Farms Dairy, one of the largest dairy cooperatives in the Midwest, at its bottling plant in Somerset, Ky. A Transervice maintenance manager and two technicians will be responsible for maintaining some 60 […]

Vertiv buys MEMS UK genset maintenance division

Critical infrastructure specialist Vertiv has acquired the genset service and maintenance unit of UK-based MEMS Power Generation. The deal is Vertiv’s third acquisition since it was spun off from Emerson in 2016; it bought thermal management company Energy Labsand PDU maker Geist earlier this year. Catering to millennials MEMS specializes in diesel generator hire, delivery and maintenance – […]

Council looks into school maintenance

HAVERHILL — A leaking gymnasium roof at Haverhill High School interrupted a travel team basketball game on Sunday and forced four other games to be played at the Plaistow YMCA, while a leaky pool building roof caused tiles to fall off the walls in the women’s bathroom, according to one city councilor. “The first game was completed, […]

Senate resolution seeks more time to use maintenance, capital funds

A JOINT resolution has been filed in the Senate seeking to extend the availability of 2018 appropriations for maintenance and other operating expenses (MOOE) and capital outlays (CO) to another year. Senate Joint Resolution No. 17 was filed on Nov. 26 by Senator Loren B. Legarda, chair of the Senate committee on finance. It was […]

Excellence in maintenance and asset management honoured at MEETA awards

Engineers Ireland celebrated excellence in the fields of maintenance engineering and asset management at its annual MEETA (Maintenance, Engineering, Environment and Technology Association) awards, which took place at the organisation’s headquarters on Clyde Road on Thursday, November 29. The awards recognise the ingenuity shown by those in maintenance and asset management in providing value to their companies […]

Green Bay bridges will be temporarily closed for maintenance

GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Green Bay Public Works Department is announcing the temporary closure of 2 bridges during the week of December 3rd. The Donald Tilleman Bridge (Mason Street Bridge) will close for winter maintenance activities at 9 a.m. on Monday, December 3rd and open around noon that same day. The Ray Nitschke Memorial […]