The JBW Blog

This Blog Discusses Topics That Are Relevant to Our Clients

and Anybody Who Is Curious About the World of Engineering

and Current Events at JBW.

By: Colleen BND
July 10, 2024

Understanding Pipe Stress Analysis

What is Pipe Stress Analysis? Pipe stress analysis is essential for ensuring the integrity and safety of piping systems, especially when there are significant temperature changes. While the ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) code provides guidelines, it doesn't explicitly state when pipe stress analysis is mandatory. The analysis involves evaluating a piping system as…
By: Colleen BND
June 21, 2024

Point Clouds: Efficiency, Precision, and Savings

What is a Point Cloud? Put in the simplest sense, a Point Cloud is a dataset that represents objects or space. Point Cloud Scanning is the process by which these point clouds are collected as a massive number of single datapoints into a dataset that can then represent the object or space which was scanned.…
By: Colleen BND
June 11, 2024

Using Non-Destructive Evaluation to Verify Vessel Pred Values

In the world of industrial safety, the integrity and reliability of vessels, particularly those used in high pressure environments or situations where explosions could occur, are extremely important. This article explores the critical process of evaluating the safety and suitability of these vessels. From visual inspections to advanced techniques like ultrasonic thickness testing, we discuss…
By: Colleen BND
May 31, 2024

Innovations in Piping Systems: Enhancing Efficiency and Safety in Industrial Applications

In the world of industrial engineering, piping systems are the lifeblood of any facility, transporting fluids, gasses, and sometimes solids through complex networks. Ensuring these systems are efficient and safe is crucial for the smooth operation of industrial plants. Recent innovations in piping system design have brought significant advancements, improving both efficiency and safety in…
By: Colleen BND
May 29, 2024

Navigating the Challenges of Industrial Facility Upgrades: Tips and Best Practices

Upgrading an industrial facility is a complex and multifaceted endeavor that requires careful planning, precise execution, and effective management. Whether you are aiming to enhance productivity, ensure regulatory compliance, or modernize equipment, each step of the process presents unique challenges. At JBW Consulting Engineers, we have extensive experience in navigating these challenges and have accumulated…
By: Colleen BND
March 28, 2024

Harnessing Industrial Energy Efficiency: The Future of Energy in Industrial Processes

The industrial sector stands on the brink of a transformation, driven by the urgent need for sustainability and efficiency. Energy efficiency isn't just an option; it's a necessity for reducing operational costs, enhancing competitiveness, and minimizing environmental impacts. This blog delves into the strategies and technologies that are redefining energy efficiency in industrial operations, offering…
By: Kyle Levanen
January 17, 2024

BIM Coordination: Bridging the Gap Between Design and Construction

In the dynamic world of construction and design, the harmony between the initial vision and the final structure is crucial. This is where Building Information Modeling (BIM) Coordination plays a pivotal role.
By: Kyle Levanen
January 15, 2024

The Evolution of Engineering: Reflections and Predictions from JBW’s Leading Engineers

Engineering has always been a discipline of evolution, pushing the boundaries of what's possible and constantly adapting to meet the challenges of each new era. At JBW Consulting Engineers, we stand at the forefront of this ever-changing landscape.