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Sheppard Engineering offers a range of services across engineering specialties, including process, chemical, mechanical, piping, civil, structural, electrical and instrumental engineering. Our services range from single-discipline, on-site support to multi-discipline projects. We utilize innovative technologies to search for new and better ways to add value to your projects. To date, we have successfully completed multi-million dollar projects with engineering services in excess of 5,000 man hours.

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Process & Chemical Engineering

Our engineers have extensive process design and plant operations experience and work alongside your team from conceptual design through detailed design, construction and start-up. Some of our capabilities include:

  • Mass and Energy Balance
  • Heat Transfer Calculations
  • PFD and P&ID Development
  • Hydraulic Calculations
  • Relief Device Sizing

Mechanical & Piping Engineering

At Sheppard Engineering, we are able to specify, design and select equipment including ASME pressure vessels, material handling, packaging systems, compressors and pumps. Our piping department's expertise includes piping specifications, pipe support design, stress analyses, piping orthographic and isometric drawings. Some of our mechanical and piping capabilities include:

  • Mechanical

    • Tank and Vessel Design
    • Material Handling and Conveyor Systems Design
    • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Design (HVAC)
    • Equipment Specifications and Selection
    • Dust Collection and Industrial Ventilation
  • Piping

    • Piping Material Specifications
    • Piping Layout and Detailed Design
    • FEA Nozzle Analysis
    • Caesar II – Stress Analysis
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Civil & Structural Engineering

Sheppard Engineering's civil and structural engineering team employs Professional Engineers with extensive experience in the design of industrial and commercial buildings and facilities. In addition to specifying, designing and providing analyses of foundations and structures, we also provide audit services and/or generate site plans and compliance reports for regulations, such as SPCC and SWPCC. Some of our civil and structural engineering capabilities include:

  • Civil Engineering

    • SPCC & SWPCC Plan Services
    • Site Plans
    • Containment Design
    • Stormwater System Design
    • Process Sewer System Design
  • Piping

    • Piping Material Specifications
    • Piping Layout and Detailed Design
    • FEA Nozzle Analysis
    • Caesar II – Stress Analysis

Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering

Sheppard Engineering's electrical and controls department engineers utilize experience ranging from complex, high-voltage power distribution and energy generation systems to low-voltage ancillary systems and control systems. Some of our electrical and controls capabilities include:

  • Power Distribution Design
  • ARC Flash Analysis
  • Electrical Load Studies
  • Control System Design
  • Power Generation
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Project & Construction Management

We believe project management is a critical component of successfully developing and delivering our core services. Sheppard Engineering has a team of project managers with a proven record for providing comprehensive management solutions and support. We recognize the importance of having strong project management skills when communicating with our clients to align goals and to plan and schedule project phases. We offer the following project management services:

  • Project Scope
  • Budgeting
  • Engineer, Procure, Construct (EPC) Scheduling
  • Material Procurement
  • Project Estimating and Cost Tracking
  • Personal Resource Requirements
  • Project Reporting

Sheppard Engineering provides construction management and on-site observations for a broad range of projects, including turnaround projects, major retrofits, equipment installations, plant expansions, outages and maintenance projects. We provide construction management services to support our clients' staff, including:

  • Startup and Commissioning
  • Constructability
  • Construction Management
  • Contractor Prequalification
  • Expediting
  • Turnarounds