From a single bespoke pressure vessel to a complex turn-key factory expansion, a detailed design is essential to ensure a smooth project delivery, on time and within budget. Clients come to Richard Alan for its ability to provide simple answers to difficult questions - incorporating complex process pipework into a confined limited space, detailing requirements of operating conditions and calculations of loads, it’s all in a day’s work for its engineering design team.
Whether a project involves structural steelwork or a complex chemical dosing system, help and advice is always available.
The large team of designers and draughtsmen specialise in 2D and 3D modelling with the additional capacity to work with Building Information Modelling (BIM). They can develop and prepare drawings and models from specifications and outline plans, allowing clients to fully visualise the finished project. Richard Alan also established working relationships with selected consulting partners to commission services such as seismic and blast calculations.
Structural calculations for support platform and staircase
The calculations documentation for this project are typical of the approach taken in all design, fabrication and installation. Providing a full and detailed breakdown of requirements, including operating conditions and complete calculations of loads.
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The Richard Alan design department make use of the following design tools:
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