Failing Fireproofing Program

Failing Fireproofing Program

Why are our Fireproofing Repairs Failing? We have done fireproofing repairs in the past but they are failing again. Why? At Brindley Engineering, we find evidence of past structural fireproofing repairs that have failed prematurely in nearly all the facilities we...
Structural Fireproofing Evaluation

Structural Fireproofing Evaluation

What if I Stop My Fireproofing Program? The Vicious Cycle It is not uncommon to encounter a facility that conducts a structural and fireproofing evaluation, identifies several heavily deteriorated items or areas, and decides to spend the next 2 to 3 years’ budgets on...
Structure Rebuild Due to Fire Damage

Structure Rebuild Due to Fire Damage

Brindley Engineering was commissioned on an emergency basis to assist a refinery to recover from a fire. A large portion within one of their processing units was damaged including critical DCS cabling infrastructure along with field instrumentation replacement and...
Leadership Principle #6

Leadership Principle #6

Reflect, Don’t Deflect In this summer of 2020, we are experiencing a health crisis due to COVID-19 that hasn’t been seen in a century.  The response to the virus has led to a financial crisis and a mental health crisis due to physical distancing efforts to...