Fossil South

Razor Sharp Solution!

Razor Sharp Solution!

A star is shining brightly in the western sky!  That star is David Carroll, our APM Fossil West Service Manager.  Dave constantly thinks about problems and risks that our employees in the field encounter and then he goes to work to find a solution for that problem and risk.  He came up with a great idea to create a...

APM FOSSIL SOUTH RECEIVES HIGH SCORES

APM FOSSIL SOUTH RECEIVES HIGH SCORES

During a recent .05 upgrade to the 7FA turbine project at Florida Power & Light – Fort Myers, the APM Fossil South team received high NPS scores for their performance. There were two surveys for the entire Block 2 outage.  A Power Block is the term used to identify turbines. Generally Block 1 will have units A and B and there are 5 blocks at Ft Myers.  The first survey score was...

APM FOSSIL SOUTH - ROTOR INSTALL TEAMWORK

APM FOSSIL SOUTH - ROTOR INSTALL TEAMWORK

During a recent jobsite visit to Entergy’s site in Ouachita, Louisiana, I had the pleasure of watching and photographing an APM Fossil South team orchestrate lifting and installing the rotor.  The team took their time to guarantee a successful lift and every person on the crew was 100% attuned to the task at hand.  They all communicated with each other and the Project Manager, Michael Hill...

APM Fossil South Delivers Quality Ingenuity

APM Fossil South Delivers Quality Ingenuity

Slow and steady wins the race.  Recently at Entergy - Hinds Energy Facility in Jackson, Mississippi, the APM Fossil South team performed a major on the plant’s D11 combined cycle steam turbine unit. This particular job has been going on since September of 2015.  Michael Hill led as APM Project Manager, and the APM Superintendents were, Ron Turner, Jr./Ronnie Cox on ST days, and Kendell Tennyson, ST Nights disassembly and Brennon Morris, ST Nights Reassembly...