TIC – The Industrial Company provides direct-hire construction services to traditional industrial markets across the United States. The same mission the original company had when it began more than 35 years ago. Those markets include power, mining/minerals, oil, gas and chemical, renewable energy, general services and maintenance, substation installations/high voltage testing for the chemical, power and refinery industries and marine/heavy civil and fabrication. TIC provides specialized services through its T. E. Ibberson Company district, whose experience expands over 130 years, specializing in design/build slip form installations and grain handling systems throughout the world.
TIC was awarded the contract for the erection of a 1300-W Bucyrus-Erie dragline including the setting of two 1,300 hp hoist motors, two 1,300 hp drag motors, three 640 hp swing motors, two 640 hp propel motors, one 102” diameter hoist drum, one 102” diameter drag drum, 285’ boom with a 85 1/4” sheave and all other electrical and mechanical items. Maximum hoisting load was 195,000 lbs and the working weight was 4,705,000 lbs. Man-hours totaled 84,000.
The Congaree River Railroad Bridge Steel Truss Replacement project located in Fort Motte, S.C., consisted of replacing the old 240 foot long bridge with two new 122 foot long single track, ballast deck
In this $480 million project, TIC and MHI are completing engineering, procurement, site work, civil work, piping, electrical and instrumentation, turnover, and completion scopes. Major installed equipment includes a 380 ft. tall CO2 absorber tower, a CO2 compressor, a 120 ft. tall flue gas quencher, regenerator, and the CO2 stripper tower.
The TransCanada projects consisted of several crude oil pump stations spread from the Canadian border in eastern North Dakota to the southern border of South Dakota continuing through Nebraska, Kansas, and Oklahoma. The project also utilized fabrication shops that TIC set up in Tower City, N.D., Fargo, N.D., Huron, S.D., and Freeport, Texas. Each station was unique in size and layout.