Techcon Engineering and Consulting develops pressure vessels, tanks, silos and heavy pipe designs for any industrial and offshore applications.

  • ■ Oil, oil products and chemicals storage tanks
  • ■ Pressure vessels
  • ■ Silos
  • ■ Bulk warehouses
  • ■ Accessories (stairs, stands, skids)
  • ■ Stacks
  • ■ Heavy pipes
  • ■ Special equipments
  • ■ Basic
  • ■ Detailed
  • ■ Installation
  • ■ Lifting (rigging plan)
  • ■ Calculation report
  • ■ Reinforced remote drain
Other designs and services:
  • ■ Stress analysis
  • ■ Documentation for quality and supply control
  • ■ Complete design of foundations
  • ■ Design, manufacturing, installation certification
  • ■ Audit to check compliance with technical standards
  • ■ Check security conditions against fire and accidents

  • ■ ABNT
  • ■ ASME
  • ■ API
  • ■ AWWA

Some designs developed by TechCon

Stress analysis by finite element dynamic, analysis to vibration study, structural reinforcement proposition for stainless steel storage tanks with a capacity of 6.5 m3 and 20 m3 including agitator blades.

Design review of foundations and design of the tanks. Certification of projects. Supervision of manufacturing, assembly and painting. Dimensional inspection, welding and nondestructive testing. Consulting project and execution. Tank to elevated reservoir Ø8,59m, height 24,63m, capacity 634m3, elevated reservoir Ø8,59 height 28,8m 385m3. Supported reservoirs with a capacity of 434m3 112m3, 146m3.

Structural and mechanical design of six stacks for gas compression station of Petrobras. Photograph: União Engenharia.

Metal structure calculation of recovery boiler stack (HRSG) ASME STS-1 standard, 50 meters high and 5 meters in diameter. Auxiliary stacks with a height of 50 meters and a diameter of 3.2 meters. Stress analysis of the base plate by finite elements. Analysis VIV (Vortex induced vibration). Wind effect of dynamic analysis. Non linear analysis of stresses on the base plates and stud bolts.