Decommissioning of former sodium dichromate plant

Services: Decommissioning Engineering, Project Management, Principle Designer
Location: Texas, USA
Project Value: $2.02m

The plant, which was built in the 1980’s, contained a number of raw and finished chemicals within the tanks, vessels, kiln and pipework, as well as several LIVE electrical and mechanical equipment that fed other parts of the site.

The decommissioning phase comprised of the following activities:

  • Removal of Hazardous and Asbestos containing materials.
  • Removal of decontamination of residual chemicals.
  • Isolations and Disconnections of all services.
  • Re-routing of LIVE services.


Mark’s dedication to delivering projects safely was paramount to the success of this project. The decommissioning phase of this project was carried out without any accidents or incidents and no disruption to manufacturing activities.