Project Description

Hazard Detection Services at OxyChem Facility

Industrial
Resources Icon

The Challenge

To Be Met

T. Baker Smith performed interim surveys on a dock maintenance project at OxyChem’s Ingleside, TX facility. During a routine survey, TBS surveyors detected an object in the data that needed further investigation.

TBS Hazard Detection Team on boats
light bulb icon

The Solution

Our Creative Approach

Originally, the object was thought to be either noise or something related to the construction effort. When it showed up again in a follow-up survey, it was labeled and reported to the client and contractor as a possible hazard. A side scan sonar survey confirmed it was a significant object. Diving and retrieval showed it to be a crane mat, a significant hazard to navigation.

Integrated Services

Making the Perfect Solution

  • Hydrographic / Bathymetric Surveying

  • Site Clearance Surveying

Let Us Help

We tailor our solutions to fit each of our client’s needs perfectly. Click here to get started on your custom solution, and let T. Baker Smith carry you through your project.

Start Here

Related Projects

See More of Our Work