Markets Chemical & Manufacturing

Chemical & Manufacturing

Since our inception in 1969, we have serviced the Chemical & Manufacturing industries.

Chemicals & Plastics

Orbital provides comprehensive project and risk mitigation services to the Chemicals & Plastics industry. Our goal is to work closely with you, helping to achieve safe and efficient operation of your facilities, while keeping your business goals at the forefront of our interactions. Relying on our skilled process engineers, we have the ability to start with a Front End study, develop a concept, and execute a project up to the construction phase. Our robust Risk Mitigation service line includes full-service PSM support, OSHA and EPA Compliance assistance, equipment integrity programs, Arc Flash Studies, Structural Evaluations, and Fall Protection Design & Certification.

Our experience in chemical plants includes multi-discipline engineering, project management, process studies, capacity upgrades, tank and piping design, mechanical and electrical equipment specification, PLC and DCS programming, mechanical integrity programs, fall protection systems, and detailed structural inspections. We have experience with plant relocations, retrofit projects, brownfield sites, de-bottlenecking projects, and turnarounds.

Our projects include:
  • Boiler Replacement and Control Room Relocation
  • P&ID Field Verification and Updating
  • Blending and Dispersants Unit Upgrade
  • Ethylene Oxide Storage System Design
  • Pressure Vessel & Relief Device Survey
  • New Fluoroelastomer Production Facility

General Manufacturing

We provide multi-discipline engineering, risk mitigation, and project delivery expertise for a wide variety of medium to heavy manufacturing facilities. Our engineering experience includes unique solutions in bulk material handling, materials processing, environmental compliance, and process automation. Our asset integrity services include inspections of cranes, structures, tanks, piping, and electrical infrastructure with our team of highly qualified and certified inspectors. We also provide safety solutions to help our customers achieve compliance in process safety management, fall protection, arc flash, and other OSHA and MSHA regulations.

We specialize in:
  • Concrete Plants
  • Gypsum Facilities
  • Lumber and Paper Products
  • Glass Manufacturing
  • Refractory Production
  • Building Materials

Our projects include:
  • Paper Products Facility Annual Tank Management Program
  • New Dust Collection System Installation
  • Gypsum Conveyor System Optimization
  • Roofing Products National Tank Inspection Program
  • Cement Plant Stormwater Management and Treatment System
  • Electrical Power Infrastructure Upgrades
  • Plant Roadways / Pavement Design


Orbital Engineering provides the full-service Engineering, Risk Mitigation, and Project Delivery experience and expertise of a large company - but with the flexibility, responsiveness, economy, and personal attention of a local entity.

Risk Mitigation
Project Delivery