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Any company can proclaim a commitment to providing a safe work environment for their employees and contractors. At DMS, we put verifiable actions behind our words. Our participation in COR and ISNetworld are two of the ways that we demonstrate … Continue reading

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During the planning stages to a turnaround, the anticipated maintenance issues must be calculated. It is this ‘turnaround list’ that drives the creation of the timeline, the manpower estimates and the cost estimates. Because of this, it is a critical … Continue reading

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Integrated Project Delivery or IPD is all about improving the overall efficiency of an entire project. The concept involves developing a leadership team during the initial planning stages of a project that involve all the major entities involved in the … Continue reading

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At DMS Mechanical, we have learned key ways to ensure a successful shut down, turnaround or planned outage.  Watch our new video to find out our best tips and practices.

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Operational shutdowns, turnarounds and outages (STO’s) can make a big impact, positively or negatively, on a business’ overall financial performance. Unlike many other projects, STO’s involve both planned and unplanned activities. Incorporating these unplanned activities efficiently into the schedule and … Continue reading

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The complete Quality Statement of DMS can be read on our website, but in summary, every employee in our company is a part of and supports our quality control program, which is just as much about ‘improving’ our quality of … Continue reading

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At DMS, we have learned that there are several key components that are included in every successful shutdown, turnaround or planned outage. We’ve outlined them here in a list of ‘best practices’. Long-term planning – A comprehensive turnaround schedule should … Continue reading

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We recently had the pleasure of having our beautiful office space photographed by the talented Pauline Boldt. Her work can be viewed at www.26mertonroad.com.

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DMS offers a full spectrum of mechanical trades: Pipefitting Welding Millwrights Boilermakers Ironworkers Insulators Crane Operators Because of this, our clients have found that we are also a great labor resource for filling temporary in-house needs with highly skilled workers. … Continue reading

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Good employees are key components to success and one of a business’s most valuable resources. That’s why employee safety is a top priority for most businesses. An important part of keeping employees safe are the required annual inspections on the … Continue reading

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