Proper lifting and setting of mechanical equipment is critical to performance as well as operational safety. Base Construction, Inc. assists our customers in setting, replacing and integrating existing mechanical equipment as well as installing new equipment and ensuring that all components function in harmony. Our equipment includes qualified riggers capable of making difficult lifting tasks safe and practical.

Industrial Equipment Setting Services

Base Construction provides practical and safes solutions for setting and installing a broad range of industrial equipment.

Equipment We Set

We have successfully completed more than 1000 projects since 1998, spanning a wide variety of applications. Some examples of industrial equipment set by Base Construction include:

  • Air compressors, receivers, driers, and filtering systems
  • Tanks, including aluminum, carbon steel, fiberglass (FRP), glass-lined, and stainless steel
  • Pressurized vessels
  • Small and large chillers
  • Cooling towers
  • Generators
  • Boilers, heat exchangers, and furnaces
  • Oxidizers
  • Afterburners
  • Reactors
  • Water-heaters
  • Pumps, including sump, inline, centrifugal, circulating, condensate, diaphragm, gear, hydraulic and vacuum
  • Conveyors
  • Evaporators
  • Fans
  • Louvers
  • Scrubbers and dust collectors

Mechanical Equipment Installation: Important Requirements

To ensure proper performance and safety for installed mechanical equipment, it is important to address a number of important factors prior to the installation process, including:

  • Site leveling
  • Adequate anchoring
  • Stress and strain analysis of equipment
  • Lifting capacities
  • Lifting an execution plan
  • Safety plan

Base Construction, Inc. anticipates each of these elements—along with other logistical challenges—making all the necessary assessments and conducting analyses of any unique challenges for each instance prior to lifting. Our facilities include the necessary equipment to move and install all types of machinery. We can provide storage for equipment as well.

A Few Samples of Our Completed Equipment Setting Projects

All pumps and tanks are set at Tank Farm

All pumps, tanks, filters, and chillers are set

Pumps & Plate Heat Exchangers

Mechanical specialty equipment set up

Qualified Heavy Machinery & Equipment Moving Services

The qualified riggers used by Base Construction, Inc. make any difficult lifting task safer and more efficient. With our equipment and expertise, we can move a broad range of heavy machinery and equipment for a wide selection of industries and applications, including:

  • Process piping
  • Tank farm construction
  • Installation of removable handrail systems
  • Setting of heavy equipment for cardboard and paper recycling
  • Setting of foundry and forge equipment
  • Structural steel and concrete construction

Proper lifting and setting of mechanical equipment is a critical element of operational safety and equipment optimization. Base Construction has a qualified rigging team and the advanced equipment necessary to assess the unique challenges of any industrial project. We are California licensed, holding general engineering (A), general building (B), and C-36 classifications. Our team makes it a priority to deliver total customer satisfaction for every client we serve.

Contact us or request a quote for more information about the mechanical equipment setting and installation solutions provided by Base Construction, Inc.