Piping & Specialized Mechanical Services

We partner with every client we have, working together to find the most cost-effective and most immediate solution to every piping and mechanical services issue. We're intricately involved with mining, paper, cement, refining and shipping companies, as well as utilities and institutions. And no matter who we work with, we make sure everything works to your exact specifications.

Our services can be scheduled during normal outages, repairs, or on a 24-hour emergency response basis. These services include:

  • Steam piping maintenance (contracts)
  • Boiler repairs
  • Tank installations/repairs
  • Piping system installations
  • Wastewater systems
  • Water treatment piping
  • Mining process equipment installation
  • Refinery vessel erection
  • Refinery bundle pulling

Our specialized services include:

Alignments of:

  • Material handling equipment
  • Conveyors and elevators
  • Traveling grates
  • Annular coolers
  • Rotary equipment (kilns, dryers, blenders, mills, etc.)
  • Bearing adjustments
  • Drive analysis
  • Shaft and coupling laser alignments

Rotary equipment repair and component replacement:

  • Gears, pinions and drives
  • Tires and pads
  • Shell sections
  • Bases and frames
  • Bearings
  • Seals
  • Support rollers
  • Weld repairs on tires and cracks

Mechanical surveys and analysis:

  • Pier and frame settlements and movement
  • New benchmarks and existing benchmark comparisons
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Inspections
  • Troubleshooting

Lakehead Constructors, Inc., maintains an R-stamp, A-stamp, and PP-stamp and holds the State of Minnesota High Pressure Pipefitting License.