Stainless Steel Parts for Chevron

Thursday May 19, 2022

Stainless Steel Parts for Chevron

The Challenge

The components for pressure containing services were at risk of not arriving in time for scheduled maintenance. The customer needed to explore OEM-agnostic parts but had concerns about intellectual property.

The Solution

We developed and printed and additively manufacturable design for two ASME B16.48 Class 600 spacers, a 1,5″ Figure 8 blind and a 3″ Spacer for the Oil & Gas industry.

The Results

The components were manufactured to the API 20S standard in 8 weeks and Chevron’s additive manufacturing readiness program was accelerated by a whole year during the process.