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General Engineering

F.P. Engineering experience and technology gained through the years, has enabled us to acquire considerable experience in the General Engineering field. This allows us to give our customers exceptional product related solutions to their individual requirements. Our experience and back - up service by Natal University and Natal Inspection Service ( N.I.S) ensures a professional solution to a satisfied customer.

We have also developed and installed numerous rotary drum-driers. Products that have been dried include lucerne, begasse, beer hops and fruit pulp.

 

Sugar Drier (Darnell Sugar Mill)
Vertical Crystalliser for
the West Indies

 

Some equipment we manufacture:

  • Pressure Vessels
  • Rotary drum dryers
  • Tanks
  • Cyclone
  • Silos
Crude Oil Cooler for SAPREF
 

3 CR 12 Pressure Vessel
Stainless Steel Cyclones
 
Drier
 

 

Latest Projects

Rotary Dryer - November 2015

A rotary dryer , with a weight of 27 tons, and associated equipment was manufacture for Scientific Design for a project oversees.

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Paint / Chemical stores – March 2015

2 x Indoor or outdoor SC4 Paint / Chemical stores with a built in sump to prevent environmental spillages.
Designed with sliding doors, two full shelves and removable grid flooring above the sump.

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SAPPI tank – November 2014

An order was placed by Sappi – Ngodwana for the design , manufacture, transport and installation for one Caustisizer Tank

The Caustisizer Tank was designed to API 650 design code.

The tank is 6.9m in diameter x 9m high with a weight of 12 tons.

The unit was made from 304 L Stainless Steel. The project was built in three section that are to be transported to site and assembled by an installation team.

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Paint Storage Unit

With our partners Jesbra Group / Spill Doctor the following Paint Storage unit –CBS 2. The unit is designed to store 32  x 205l drums and a work / storage area with shelving between the two.

The CBS 2 has a built in sump with a capacity of 4500l.

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Environmentally Friendly Storage Systems

Working with PCI Africa, on the Kwamashu WWTW sludge treatment & process capacity upgrade Project - two Sludge Storage Silos of 120m3 capacity and support structure with access way was supplied & installed.

Both units were moved by abnormal load from the workshop to Kwamashu Waste Water Treatment works.

The units were 5.5 m in Ø x 9.56m long with a weight of 12 tons.

The lift was done using a 160 ton crane and was completed in 4 hours

 

With our partners Jasper Group / Spill Doctor a further two DS 8 storage unit were delivered to SAPREF Durban. These units were custom built as per the previous item that was designed to store eight 210 l drum (44 gallon Drum) drum in a horizontal position. With the built in sump, a standard , in all these units all accidental spillages are know a thing of the past. The unit was delivered to SAPREF where it was installed.




Paint Store

With our partners Jasper Group / Spill Doctor the following Paint Storage unit was delivered to Transnet, to be used on one of their tugs. The unit was a custom built to accommodate the requirements asked for by Transnet. The store was design as per a 20m container with ISO corner casting, shelving to hold 20l and 5l paint tins. A hanging Self Actuated Extinguisher was installed on the roof inside the unit. The Paint store was painted with a surface tolerance epoxy and a polyurethane top coat. With the built in sump, a standard , in all these units all accidental & environmental spillages are know a thing of the past.




Drum Storage Unit

With our partners Jasper Group / Spill Doctor the following DS 8 storage unit was delivered to SAPREF Durban. The unit was a custom built item that was designed to store eight 210 l drum (44 gallon Drum) drum in a horizontal position. With the built in sump, a standard , in all these units all accidental spillages are know a thing of the past. The unit was delivered to SAPREF where it was installed.