Bay Machine and Fabrication was tasked with construction of a new cable reel assembly capable of carrying a 30 ton reel, with 95 tons of cable that could spool out and back with a drive unit and brake that needed to be precisely aligned.
Finish: All steel surfaces were sandblasted to a SSPC SP-6 surface preparation. Upon completion of preparation, all steel was coated with two coats of International Paints Anti-Corrosive 300V Epoxy paint in alternating colors also including a stripe coat, followed by a topcoat in International Paints 990HS Polyurethane.
Primary Materials: Structural Steel
Crafts Involved: Engineering, Fabrication, Inside and Outside Machining, and Paint