Tag: metal repair

Hydraulic Ram Repair

PROBLEM This hydraulic cylinder on an automotive assembly line hoist was scored and pitted causing loss of hydraulic oil, efficiency, and a hydraulic fluid puddle that could lead to a…
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Gate Valve Repair

The Problem  The surfaces of the gate valve shown in this photograph had been subjected to severe erosion and corrosion as a result of the very aggressive operating conditions. Immediate…
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Sugar Mill Juice Plate Rebuild

The Problem This sugar mill needed a solution for their press water heater.  The area around the tubes had a ¼” to ½” of missing metal on the face plate…
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Shaft Repair in Mining Facility

The Problem This single toggle jaw crusher is located in a mining facility.  The bearings of the shaft weighing 3,000 pounds and costing over $20,000 new had been exposed as…
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Church Steeple Roof Line Repair

The Problem This church was having issues with moisture in the steeple at the roof line. This moisture was penetrating the roof and going into the ceiling, causing issues with…
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Shaft Repair on Rooftop

The Problem An automotive manufacturing company was hearing heavy vibration of a fan shaft on top of the roof, so they called Unconventional Solutions out for an emergency repair to…
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scroll case damage

Scroll Case Refurbishment

The Problem Thousands of liters of water had been continuously pumped through the scroll, which was 120 feet long and had a diameter of 12 feet, to service the requirements…
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corrosion on a wastewater treatment plant tank

Wastewater Treatment Plant Tank Base Repair

The Problem This tank at a wastewater treatment plant was severely corroded and was no longer usable.  Unconventional Solutions was called in and they produced a plan to fix the…
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