Becht is a service-oriented engineering consulting firm that is focused on providing technically excellent engineering services and innovative, sustainable solutions for clients world-wide. We are the “go-to” firm that clients approach when the job needs to be done right – the first time. The Becht Team comprises world-class resources that provide unparalleled engineering solutions, project management support, and technically excellent engineered products.
Becht is global, with local offices throughout the world. Becht’s experienced and knowledgeable resources can partner and support clients anywhere, throughout all phases of a project. Becht has an office for the Europe, Middle-East and Africa region in The Netherlands and regional based consultants throughout Europe including the UK.
Recent projects and the industries that Becht supports include:
Oil Refineries – planning and managing turnarounds
Petrochemical – repair of steam cracking furnace
Oil & Gas Production – reliability & maintenance planning; design of high pressure well head/downhole equipment
Equipment Manufacturers – design of equipment for severe services
Industrial Gas – troubleshooting world's largest nitrogen plant
Fossil and Alternative Power – evaluating and troubleshooting water hammer, fossil power, and large solar power plant
Nuclear Power – LOCA analysis
New Processes – Pilot plant design/readiness reviews
12 Apr 2021
Why Doesn’t a Great Maintenance Process Equal Great Results?
In Part 1 we observed that some of the best results come from organizations with poor maintenance work processes and some organizations with a great work process have poor results. It was also noted that the maintenance work process itself…
In today's process and power industries, sustained long term reliability of facilities is a key to profitability and competitiveness. The cost of unreliability, which includes health, safety and environmental (HSE) incidents, is difficult for even healthy companies to endure, and…
Process plants require numerous types of equipment to produce the required products from the feed or raw material. This may involve moving gases, liquids and sometimes solids, and carrying out reaction, distillation or separation, cooling, heating and storage of feed,…
Fired equipment is a critical part of most refinery process units. Operating at high temperatures and potentially high pressures make these equipment items particularly risky. Add in the presence of open flames and failures can be dramatic. In today’s refining…
One of the bigger questions faced by equipment owners is whether spare parts should be purchased and stored until needed or to save the cash and take the risk that equipment will fail unannounced. The decision is fraught with strong…
This webinar discusses the impacts of Energy Transition on Refining & Petrochemicals and how you can begin to prepare for success. The future for the industry is littered with unprecedented change, uncertainty, and economic pressure. Becht’s Strategic Business Planning division…