As a union oriented, Industrial Pipe Fabricator located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Dixie Mechanical has built a national customer base, with shipments of spool pieces to destinations throughout the U.S. since 2002.
We are a Charter Member of the Pipe Fabrication Institute, and a holder of the ASME “S” & “U” Stamps, as well the National Board “R”. All weld procedures and welders are certified per ASME B31.1 and B31.3, in accordance with ASME Section IX.
Dixie’s 50+ certified welding procedures, as well as our Quality Program, have been audited by our country’s major EPCs, OEMs and Owners in the power generation, chemical, petroleum refining, LNG and oil & gas industries.
Our fabrication proficiency includes working with …
- Carbon Steel
- Low Temp Carbon Steel
- Stainless Steel (300 Series & Duplex)
- Nickel Alloys
- Chrome Moly (P11, P22, P91 and P92)
… materials thru 2 1/4” wall thickness and 72” OD. We have fabricated spool pieces as long as 100’ and our facility is uniquely positioned to ship by truck, rail and barge.
Upon receipt of award, a dedicated project manager will be assigned to act as the single point of communication direct with your Team. Our project manager will create a detailed plan of action and is responsible for all submittals, scheduling, production and along with our quality team, making certain that your fabrication reaches its destination in compliance with contract specifications. If your project has priorities, our project manager will gladly work with you to accommodate your delivery needs. We can track the progress of your project on a daily basis by percent complete, welds complete, spool pieces shipped or diameter inches of weld. Dixie believes that open communication with the Customer is key to a successful project for both parties.
All aspects of the fabrication process are governed by an established Quality Assurance Program making certain that ALL actions are in full compliance with the requirements of:
- The ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Code, Section, VIII Div. 1, B31.1 Code and
- The National Board Inspection Code (NBIC)
In addition, we also can provide the following pipe related services:
- Rubber & Urethane Linings
- Jacketed Pipe
- Victaulic Grooving
- Small Bore Fabrication
- Welding in Valves and Valve Assemblies
As projects become more and more time sensitive, Dixie has the capability to fabricate associated project components, reducing the need for our customers to create and monitor additional purchase orders. These components include:
- Modular Pipe Racks
- Process Skid Units
- Pipe Hangers & Supports
- Rectangular & Square Duct
- Bins & Hoppers
From FEED through Project Execution, Dixie Mechanical Inc. will be your fabrication partner in successful project completion.