Sinclair selected PRE Technologies for FEA assessment of their new reactor vessel

Monday, June 9, 2014

PRE Technologies gets a contract for FEA analysis under PD-5500 for a chemical reactor vessel for Sinclair Stainless Ltd.

Sinclair selected PRE Technologies for FEA assessment of their new reactor vessel

Starting June 5, 2014 PRE Technologies and Sinclair agreed on a collaboration on the design of a reactor vessel system for chemicals production applications. The job specification included a full thermo-mechanical fatigue assessment of the equipment under the relevant industry standards, i.e. PD-5500.

Full FEA thermal and mechanical coupled models for fatigue assessment under a variety of loads will be done in order to obtain the vessel’s useful life aiming to achieve 20 years.

Sinclair was founded in 1969 to provide a dedicated design, manufacturing and installation service. Sinclair Stainless Fabrications Ltd has grown to become a leading manufacturer of stainless steel reactors, pressure vessels, storage tanks, mixing vessels and process equipment to the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, chemical and petro-chemical industries world-wide.

PRE Technologies possess vast experience on stress and fatigue calculations for chemical and oil and gas equipment, including vessels, pipelines, offshore structures and valves.

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For inquiries regarding the collaboration please contact:

Sales director, Luis Segui:

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