A Major Midstream Processing Company Updates Existing Pumping Station to Prevent Obsolescence

Objective: The customer engaged Revere to design and build a new control system for a mission-critical manifold station at risk of obsolescence.  Rockwell Automation PlantPAx was selected as the DCS & HMI platform of choice by the customer, and Revere was asked to integrate the existing systems with the new panel. The customer sought to…

A Major Midstream Processing Company Expands Existing Pipeline for Increased Flow Capacity

Objective: A Houston-based international oil & gas company needed to expand the flow capacity of an existing pipeline, and a new pump station was required to maximize throughput.  Revere was selected to conduct a cause and effect analysis on the project, build the pre-designed panel, and integrate the systems. Given the number of contractors involved, schedule…

Aggregate Quarry Upgrade

An Oklahoma quarry producing crushed stone implemented a major expansion that added four new process areas: primary screening, secondary crushing, tertiary plant, and chip plant. The primary screening fed the secondary crushing plant via a surge pile and the tertiary plant fed the chip plant via a surge pile. The secondary plant included a 7’…

Risk Mitigation: Issues and Strategies

It’s been a while since we discussed the very important issue of risk mitigation as it pertains to control system projects, so let’s review our previous post and provide some updates. Strategy We all recognize that major automation and control systems projects have inherent risks and associated consequences. The degree of risk and the negative…

OEM Group Attending WEFTEC

A large contingent of our OEM group will be at this month’s WEFTEC show in New Orleans, visiting our many OEM customers and talking to many of the other treatment equipment manufacturers at the show. The Revere employees who will be in attendance are Leelon Scott, Julie Keller, Noah Bishop, Conway Todhunter, Gary Hine, and…