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U.S. Bellows Responds to Emergency Order for a 48" Diameter Expansion Joint

September 8th, 2000 Comments off
U.S. Bellows Responds to Emergency Order for a 48" Dia. Expansion Joint

U.S. Bellows Responds to Emergency Order for a 48" Dia. Expansion Joint

U.S. Bellows Responds to Emergency Order for a 48" Dia. Expansion Joint

The 48" dia. Expansion Joint Being Manufactured

U.S. Bellows, Inc., the expansion joint division of Piping Technology & Products, Inc. rushed to an emergency call of an Alaskan petroleum firm. The firm called upon U.S. Bellows’ 24 x 7 Quick-Turn/Emergency service to aid them in the immediate replacement of a defective, 48″ diameter expansion joint when their G417 Pump failed suddenly during the plant startup.

U.S. Bellows Responds to Emergency Order for a 48" Dia. Expansion Joint

The 48" dia. Expansion Joint Ready for Shipment

The timeline of events demonstrates the quick engineering and manufacturing response from U.S Bellows:

07/21/00 (Friday) 5:30 p.m., U.S. Bellows receives an emergency call.

07/22/00 (Saturday) U.S. Bellows/ PT&P builds the 48″ diameter expansion joint and ships it to location on the same day.

07/23/00 (Sunday) The 48″ diameter expansion joint designed and built by U.S. Bellows/PT&P was installed at customer’s location.

The customer expressed great appreciation for the extraordinary efforts put forth by the individuals at U.S. Bellows. The on-call engineering and manufacturing team demonstrated its ability and commitment to servicing customers on an emergency basis.

U.S. Bellows Responds to Emergency Order for a 48" Dia. Expansion Joint

The Expansion Joint Installed in the Field

U.S. Bellows is available on a 24 x 7 basis to fulfill any emergency requirements that might arise in the course of plant shut-downs or start-ups. The company has a system of stock bellows which can be used to assemble and ship different types of expansion joints including universal, elbow pressure balanced, and in-line pressure balanced expansion joints. The U.S. Bellows’ “on-call” engineering and manufacturing team is specifically equipped to handle rush and emergency orders. Using unique web and Internet-based technology, the company is able to respond to any emergency requirements within 30 minutes of notification.

U.S. Bellows Provides Emergency Service

September 8th, 2000 Comments off

U.S Bellows, Inc. is now offering a new web-based 24×7 instant response service in order to fulfill requirements in emergency/ quick-turn situations.

The web-based 24×7 Quick-turn/ Emergency service is an invaluable and unique addition to the company’s variety of services. The quick turn/ emergency form found at http://www.usbellows.com/emergency.html is easy to read and simple to complete. Upon submission of name, email address, telephone number, fax number and brief and detailed problem description, the U.S. Bellows’ “on-call” engineering team is immediately notified via electronic pager and e-mail. U.S. Bellows’ engineer contacts the customer within 30 minutes to obtain further information and to provide a problem assessment. Once an action plan has been formulated, the U.S. Bellows’ engineer does the necessary design work and then assembles an emergency manufacturing team to build the product. This process, from notification to shipment, can be done by U.S. Bellows in less than 24 hours.

Since the creation of the new online 24×7 quick turn/ emergency form, there have been a number of customer success stories. Customers have a strong appreciation for the ability of U.S. Bellows to provide immediate attention and service to emergency matters. The web-based 24 x 7 Quick-turn/Emergency service is one of the innovative technology-based services provided by U.S. Bellows.

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