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Client: Los Angeles DWP

Location: Long Beach, CA

Value: $1,500,000

Year: 2009
Scope of Work: Specialized Industrial Services Inc. (SIS) was the successful bidder on this decommissioning project that included three 500,000 bbl above ground fuel oil storage tanks. SIS utilized its “plate” method for removal of the tanks. The tanks were essentially deconstructed by torch cutting along the butt welded joints of plate steel. This method provided a controlled sequence for achieving demolition and maximized salvage recovery of the plate.

Safety Overview: Elevated work, crane lifts

OSHA Recordables: None