Specialized Experience for Specialized Businesses
Able has the unique experience to perform many types of repairs including tie-rod or main ram change outs, and pressure ring work. We have installed Watson-Stilman, UBE and INNSE presses up to 5,000 ton, as well as pullers, saws, ovens and stretchers. We offer complete extrusion line installation on a turnkey basis. Some of our current extrusion customers include Western Extrusions Corp., Kaiser Aluminum Corp., Futura Industries and UMEX Extrusions.
We have installed, removed and repaired injection molding presses up to 2,500 ton. Whether our client needs to move or install a press, perform a die change-out, or remove a ram to repair a cracked cylinder, our crews know the ins-and-outs of injection molding, and can get the job done timely and safely. A few of our valued current clients are Rubbermaid, and PlastiPak Packaging.
Able has the unique ability to handle complete plant relocations. From initial project planning through complete re-assembly, installation, setting and alignment, our team has the expertise to organize the project with the least possible disruption to our client's production. Each project is reviewed and scheduled by our estimating and management team, then is completed under the meticulous care and scrutiny of an Able foreman, who maintains open communication with the client throughout the project. Our specialists are available on a turnkey project basis, day-work basis, or as a compliment to our client's general contractor or in-house workforce.
From a 700 lb Sunnen Hone, to a 1-million pound hydraulic press, we have decades of experience in disassembling, moving, loading, transporting, unloading, setting, re-assembling and precision (optical and laser) alignment of the entire spectrum of machine tools and equipment. Our foremen and crews have the depth of experience to handle any possible aspect of machine tool rigging, as well as pre-project design & configuration planning for maximum production efficiency.
GENERAL CONTRACT WORK
We are happy to work for the general contractor on a project, and have performed many unusual jobs for such companies as Brown & Root, Walker Engineering, H.C. Beck, Austin Commercial, Rogers O'Brien, and Hubert, Hunt & Nichols. We have the specialized experience and equipment often needed by the general contractor on large projects, and are always ready to help.
Our crews have worked at nearly every major hospital and clinic in the DFW area (including Children's, Parkland, Baylor, UT Southwest, All Saints), plus many others throughout Texas and the Southwest. We have vast experience in the installation and removal of MRI machines (closed and open models), CT scanners, gamma cameras, cath labs, specials rooms, UPS systems, power conditioning systems, back-up motor generators, transformers, air handlers, chillers, etc. We perform work directly for the hospital, for the general contractor, and for the manufacturer - including Hitachi, Toshiba, GE, Philips and Picker. Our crews are intimately familiar with the restrictive working conditions found throughout the medical field, and have built a reputation as being among the very best in the industry.
Able offers complete installation and removal of all types of printing equipment. Every printing-related project - from the installation of a simple sheet-fed machine, to the installation or removal of an entire web press and associated bindery equipment - receives the renowned Able commitment to safety and quality service.
Operating in clean room environments has become a specialty at Able. Our foremen and crews have extensive experience with a wide variety of clean room environments for companies such as ST Microelectronics, Raytheon Systems, Texas Instruments and MEMC. We are well trained in the specialized services & protocol required for clean room operations, including working with the following tools: crystal pullers, implanters, steppers, scanners, polishers, coat tracks, inserting machines, MRC furnace systems, reactors and Novellus tools. In addition to practical experience, we have the necessary equipment specially designed to perform work exclusively in and around clean room environments, including electric forklifts, specially-plated skates and roll-a-lifts, dollies, blocking, plating.
600 Westport Parkway
Grapevine, Texas 76051
10835 Bammel North Houston Road
Houston, Texas 77086