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Prime Engineering, Inc. has provided innovative and economical facility solutions to the petroleum and chemical industries since 1990. Because we commit to learn and understand our clients’ business objectives, we are able to provide solutions that contribute directly to clients’ bottom line. Our market-segment-oriented approach allows us to concentrate our focus entirely on a project’s end result – namely, producing a product that helps clients meet their strategic goals. Our facility solutions are cost-effective, operator-friendly, and compliant with all regulations.

Prime's professionals have devoted their careers to this industry and understand that quality and service are paramount. Our clients appreciate the level of ownership, energy, and urgency our staff devotes to their projects. We always endeavor to provide the highest level of service.

Industrial Expertise

Prime’s personnel carries expertise for the following types of industrial projects:

expansions and upgrades  • greenfield development • pipeline breakout • bulk storage • truck racks • railcar loading/
unloading • marine vessel loading/unloading • fleet vehicle fueling • vapor recovery

pipeline  •  aviation fuel hydrant systems • cathodic protection

Products (Petroleum)
gasoline  •  diesel • methanol • ethanol • jet • LPG • lube oils • greases • high-sulfur diesel • blend stocks • biodiesel

Products (Chemical)
acrylic acid • sulfuric acid • glycols • pH control chemicals

vapor recovery/destruct  • additives • blending • metering • pumping • filtration • dehydration • fire protection • inventory management • control and automation systems • chemical wastewater treatment • chromium reduction • process utilities • heat recovery • UV oxidation

Business Studies and Planning
feasibility  • regulatory compliance • process safety review • property and right-of-way acquisition • capital budgeting •
cash flow and expenditure forecasting • market value assessment • property due diligence • energy usage and efficiency audits

Services include:

Capital Project Planning

  • Program development and budgeting
  • Conceptual design and cost estimating
  • Property and right-of-way acquisition consulting

Process/Mechanical Engineering and Design

  • Process development and scale-up
  • Mass and energy balances
  • PFD and P&ID development
  • Detail process piping and equipment design
  • Thermal stress analysis
  • Steam and utilities

Multidiscipline/Full-Service Engineering and Design

  • Site development and civil
  • Structural
  • Electrical, controls, and instrumentation
  • Corrosion protection
  • Architectural
  • Registered property/topographic surveying
  • Railroad and transportation
  • Power distribution


  • Stormwater management
  • SPCC Plan preparation and review
  • NPDES consulting
  • Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessment (ESA)
  • Air quality permit consulting

Construction and Startup

  • Construction administration, management, and quality inspection
  • Project cost and schedule control
  • Mechanical checkout and startup readiness planning
  • Plant startup and performance verification

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