DTE Willow Gate Station

Project: DTE Willow Gate Station

Location: Ypsilanti, MI

Project Schedule: 1o Months

Type Of work: Process Piping Fabrication and Delivery

Total Project Value: $ 450,000.00

Project Solutions: Our fabrication measurements changed from the field several times based on the conditions and we made last minute changes by constantly coordinating with the field contractor.

Project Description: Provide CAD services, Pipe Spooling, Detailing, API 1104 Pipe fabrication, OQ Services, Pipe Fabrication for DTE’s Nexus Pipe Line at the Willow Gate Station. WGS is  DTE’s largest Gate Station servicing Southeastern Michigan. We coordinated and delivered piping for (4) new Gas Heaters and associated Pipeline shut-off valves.

Project Challenges: DTE was required to take down 3-30” Natural gas lines that served the surrounding communities. We scheduled the pipe fabrication with the installing contractor who was working 24/7 to make critical tie-ins. Our measurements changed from the field several times based on the field conditions and we made last minute changes by constantly coordinating with the field contractor.