Jul 09, 2007

VTV took forward its expertise gained in undertaking India’s first field fabricated Coke Drums (4 Nos.) at IOC’s Panipat Refinery with the award of an EPC contract for 2 Nos. Coke Drums at Bina.

VTV’s scope included the transient thermal analysis of the skirt-cone junction, the first time such a complex Finite Element Analysis has been conducted by an Indian Company. Other fabrication highlights included the temporary furnace established at site for PWHT and shop nozzle overlay welding using a range of processes covering SMAW, SAW, GMAW & FCAW.