Monthly Archives: November 2010

API 650 Tank Safe Service Check: Cone roof or floating roof?

The Standard API-650 Welded Steel Tanks for Oil Storage covers the majority of large storage tanks constructed for the American petroleum industry. As a process engineer, I don’t have to design the tank myself, but I need to make sure … Continue reading

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Short business travel tips with flights

Been doing a fair bit of traveling lately, so here a few thoughts regarding short trips. I think you want to go all-carry-on if you can. Saves time, less risk of losing your stuff, less pain and suffering lugging equipment … Continue reading

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FBI Letter: “Your fingerprints are not defined enough”

This PSA story comes from a friend of mine. She had left the U.S. for marriage but was trying to get all the paperwork cleared so she could begin working in her new home. This required she send the FBI … Continue reading

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