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The Engineering Department at Powell houses the Project Management and CAD groups
as well as traditional engineering functions including Control Systems Design and
Programming & Product Development. Collectively, the department has more than
150 years of combined experience in the design of innovative bleach equipment to
serve specific customer needs. Powell has developed state-of-the-art technology
using quality equipment to ensure that each customer's technical requirements are
met with greater efficiency and reduced downtime. Our engineers are recognized around
the world as experts in the specialized functions our products fulfill and the unique
environments in which they operate.
WWith four certified professional engineers on staff along with numerous other engineers
with expertise in a variety of relevant disciplines and a wealth of specialized
training, Powell has the hands-on experience to build custom designed products for
unique customer needs. At Powell, each project is assigned to an engineer who functions
as a project manager to personally oversee the project from design conception to
completion. The project manager originates the prints the equipment will be built
from, creates the bill of material, coordinates parts ordering, and is involved
throughout the production process to ensure that all equipment is built to designed
specifications while maintaining the highest standards of quality that define Powell's
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At Powell, the CAD Group supports the Engineering Department with detailed prints,
3D animations and modeling, and a variety of engineering drawings.
Control Systems Design and Programming
Powell has a variety of control system options available and can supply a complete
bleach plant control system that has been designed, assembled, programmed and tested
for a variety of site-specific applications. Powell control systems are fabricated
and programmed on-site, using current control and communication technology.
Secure remote access allows for on-line
programming enhancements and enables Powell personnel to provide technical assistance.
A comprehensive understanding of design, production, marketing, and sales, along
with a solid technical background and extraordinary communication skills, are the
key components of a successful product development effort. The strategic objectives
of the company call for major R & D focus on the innovative valve closure line
as well as continued emphasis on technological advancements for our core sodium
hypochlorite technology. Our R & D efforts are dictated by the continuing changes
in the industry and are directed by our engineering personnel.