Aug 22
2017

Ins and Outs of Sewer Bypass

Ins and Outs of Sewer Bypass

Sanitary or Sewer Bypass NCS Fluid Handling Systems provides a wide variety of essential services to both industrial and municipal applications. When municipalities plan on upgrading existing sanitary system lines, one thing to remember is that the flow can't simply be turned off to facilitate the work needed to rehabilitate an existing sewer; instead, flow should be diverted. Over the years, this…

Aug 12
2017

Water Transfer Systems

Water Transfer Systems

It was not that long ago that the majority of temporary water transfers were designed and installed using only hard pipe systems bolted together with clamps. While these hard-piped systems are required in specific areas of water transfer systems, the use of Lay Flat water transfer hoses using a hose reel deployment device have advanced to support these temporary water transfer pipelines. The lay flat…

Aug 06
2017

Well pointing & Water management

Well pointing & Water management

Site water management using Wellpoint Dewatering Ever project site is unique, even various locations on the same project site can differ in ground water issues. Therefore, a solutions and engineered approach is the best way to achieve success. Consideration must be given to several factors when designing a system. Depending upon water level, permeability of the soil and required pumping distance are…

Aug 01
2017

Hydrostatic Testing: Public Notification and Signage

Hydrostatic Testing: Public Notification and Signage

NCS Fluid Handling Systems provides crucial support and testing services to transmission systems owners when large API storage tanks are constructed or Pipelines are routed. Canada is host to many liquid and gas terminals owners/operators with some of the largest and most complex systems in the world. With both the integrity and reliability of these storage tank and pipeline systems being of utmost…

Jul 13
2017

NCS Emergency Response

NCS Emergency Response

NCS Fluid Handling Systems crews are able to respond in various ways to emergency pumping situations that require the skilled expertise of the NCS technicians and Project managers.  Key to successful mobilization and project success is coordination and timely response. NCS Fluid Handling Systems has a dedicated team that can coordinate people and equipment in a timely manner while always keeping…

Jul 07
2017

Recruiting for a Senior Field Technician

Recruiting for a Senior Field Technician

NCS Fluid Systems is currently recruiting for a Senior Field Technician role throughout Western Canada. This senior based technician will be highly proficient in installing and operating various dewatering equipment including wellpoint/sandpoint systems, sewer bypass applications and must be comfortable working within municipal construction projects. The Senior Technician is responsible to train &…

Jun 30
2017

Hydro Testing & API-653

Hydro Testing & API-653

Understanding API 650 and API 653 Hydro Testing Second of two parts The API 653 standard covers steel storage tanks built to API 650 and its predecessor API 12C. API 653 is the referenced standard for tanks after the been placed in service providing the minimum requirements for maintaining the integrity specifically addressing the inspection, repair, alteration, relocation, and reconstruction of tank…

Jun 29
2017

NCS Industrial Filtration Services: Activated Carbon Systems

NCS Industrial Filtration Services: Activated Carbon Systems

NCS Fluid Handling Systems operational team and designers provide various industrial filtration and pumping systems. These systems vary from particulate filtration filter pots or activated carbon filter socks in filter pots to potentially large granular activated carbon filter vessels with pumping systems.  In the situation where site water conditions require the removal of organic constituents…

Jun 25
2017

Filtration & Erosion Controlled Release

Filtration & Erosion Controlled Release

With the crew successfully completing the most recent API 650 Storage tank Hydro test, which also included a full scope of inspection including tank base settlement confirmation, floating roof leak test and a full tank operational test. This full operational test verifies that the tanks components such as the floating the internal floating roof to tank high operational level, confirming the internal…

Jun 15
2017

Back to Vancouver Island

Back to Vancouver Island

The Management at NCS couldn't be more proud of the entire team at NCS for coming together in a 24-hour period AGAIN to support a customer in an emergency pumping situation. The entire team at NCS Fluid Handling Systems understands that when an emergency situation comes up, a quality, safe, well-planned execution strategy needs to be established in a timely fashion. Many plans come together quick…