P08455: Value Engineering in a Manufacturing Facility


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Project Overview

Value Engineering in a Manufacturing Facility

The objective of this project is to develop, design and build a safe compressor final internal assembly stand for the Olean Manufacturing Facility.

This senior design project should be appealing to a student that is interested in:


For more than 100 years, Dresser-Rand Company has been among the largest global suppliers of rotating equipment solutions, with field-proven centrifugal and reciprocating compressors, steam turbines, expanders, gas turbine packages, and control systems. Dresser-Rand is positioned to deliver a complete package of solutions, from initial concept to equipment retirement for the worldwide oil and gas, chemical, petrochemical, and process industries.


All over the world, Dresser-Rand products are being used every day to find and refine the oil and gas the world depends on, to generate the power that industry needs, and to manufacture the chemicals and petrochemicals that are essential components of a multitude of items we take for granted.


Mission Statement, Administrative Information, Staffing Requirements, Intellectual Property Considerations, Preliminary Work Breakdown Structure, Team Values and Norms, Grading and Assessment Scheme, Required Resources

Concept Development

Identify Customer Needs and Establish Target Specifications
Concept Review

System Development

System Review

Detail Design

Detail Design Review
Test Plan

Senior Design II

Conference Paper
Final Design Review
Final Drawing Package
Final Test Plan
Biomechanical Test
Work Instructions
Project Poster