Combustion Turbine Compressor Condition Assessment

  Erosion Channeling Assessment Corrosion Pitting Assessment Deposit Analysis     Determining the condition of compressor components, with knowledge of fleet issues and risks,  can provide valuable information on the suitability for continued service in its current condition.  Typical mechanisms … Read more

Combustion Turbine Rotor Assessment

  Make Informed Life Extension, Repair or Replacement Decisions Understand Current Conditions of Equipment Provide Guided/Informed Instructions for NDE Inspection   Determining the metallurgical condition of a combustion turbine rotor can provide information on whether it needs repair or replacement, … Read more

Finite Element Analysis and Computational Mechanics

Evaluate Design Adequacy of New Equipment Evaluate Fitness-for-Service of Existing Equipment Supplement Failure Analysis to Determine Root Causes and Engineer Optimum Repair Solutions Provide Quick, Practical, Cost-Effective Solutions M&M Engineering Associates has used finite element analysis (FEA) to analyze pressure … Read more

Independent Third-Party Laboratory

Case Evaluation and Technical Data Review Test Methods Development and Planning Evidence Identification and Documentation Laboratory Testing and Documentation Critical Review of Test Data Concise “easy-to-understand” Reporting Depositions and Scientific Expert Testimony Secure Evidence Storage and Handling As an independent third-party … Read more

Smart Non-Destructive Testing

Rapid damage assessment Direct conferencing and decision making NDT quality oversight as a third party QA/QC Repair and welding quality oversight Focused NDT with less redundant or unnecessary testing When your plant is down, time is money – lots of … Read more

High Energy Piping Assessment

Use Hanger Surveys and Visual Inspections to Monitor the “Health” of Your Piping System Stress Analyses to Identify Areas of High Stress Recommend Locations for Non-Destructive Testing and Appropriate Testing Method(s) Determine a System’s Fitness for Continued Service     With continued … Read more

Accident Investigation

Determine Cause and Establish Procedures to Prevent Recurrence On-site Examination and Evaluation of Components Accurate & Complete Documentation Materials Laboratory Services M&M Engineering provides highly trained engineers with expertise in conducting comprehensive accident investigations.  Most of our multi-disciplinary staff of … Read more

Metallurgical Condition Assessment

Understand Current Conditions of Equipment Provide Guided/Informed Instructions for NDE Inspection Make Informed Repair or Replacement Decisions      Determining the metallurgical condition of a damaged component can provide information on whether it needs repair or replacement, or if it … Read more

STRAP – Steam Turbine Risk Assessment Program

Extend time between outages Help plan turnaround scopes Improve equipment availability Quantify risk of operating parameter changes Reduce overall risk Reduce financial risk Decision-making by cost benefit ranking STRAP Secure Login Area M&M Engineering Associates partnered with The Hartford Steam … Read more

Materials Science Laboratory

Metallurgical Examination Fractography SEM Elemental Analysis Hardness Testing Customized Component Testing Compositional Analysis M&M Engineering’s Materials Science Laboratory, located in Leander, Texas just outside of Austin, offers a variety of services ranging from metallographic examination to materials evaluation on a … Read more

Support for Industrial Insurers and Independent Adjusters

Technical Support for Claims Investigations Risk Analysis Litigation Support Prompt, Accurate Condition Assessments to Make Effective Decisions   Because claims investigations generally result from an accident or an unplanned incident, M&M Engineering can arrive on site within 24 hours to: … Read more

HRSG Condition Assessment

Gas-Side and Water-Side Inspections Visual Inspections, NDE and Metallurgical Analysis Water/Steam Chemistry Review and Troubleshooting Failure Investigations   M&M Engineering Associates provides an experienced set of eyes to examine the health of the gas side and waterside of your Heat … Read more

Failure Analysis

Minimize Outages Caused by Equipment Failures Correct Characterization of Equipment Failures Discover the Root Cause and Determine the Best Solution     Every industry strives to minimize both the frequency and the duration of outages caused by equipment failures.  When … Read more

Water Treatment Technologies Services

Reduce Costs Improve Performance Improve Reliability Optimize Efficiency Uncover Latent Issues and Opportunities Acceptance of the status quo is all too common even though it can mean higher costs in production, efficiency, and reliability losses.  In many cases, it seems … Read more

Steam Cycle Chemistry Services

Minimize Boiler Chemical Cleanings Reduce Equipment Failures Optimize Chemical Treatment Programs       Water and steam chemistry have a tremendous effect on the availability and reliability of steam generating equipment.  To minimize corrosion and deposits, steam and water chemistry … Read more

Boiler Tube Assessment

Use Metallurgical Condition Assessment to Monitor the “Health” of Your Boiler Understand the Root Cause of Failure Recommend Strategies to Prevent Boiler Tube Failures Predict Boiler Tubing Remaining Useful Life Boiler tube failures are the leading cause of steam plant reliability … Read more