Technical Services

Technical Assistance & Consulting Service Facilities
TICI maintains a technical service pool consisting of highly qualified foreign trained personnel having long experience of working in heavy industries. Areas of specialized technical services offered by TICI at present are as follows:

Process Technology
Operational assistance of process plants & equipment, preparation of standard operating & shut down procedure (SOP & SSP) including efficiency calculation and performance evaluation of process equipment/machinery.

Instrumentation and Control Engineering
Measuring & Control Instrumentation including automatic process control, sequential logic instrumentation, programmable logic control (PLC) etc.
On-line supervisory instrumentation including vibration monitors for rotating machines.

Mechanical Engineering
Dynamic mass balancing of rotor/impeller in-situ using portable equipment and at shop using balancing machine.
Diagnosis of machine problem using vibration analysis technique. Identification of cause of high vibration of machine/structure. Corrective action and subsequent analysis of machine performance. On-line troubleshooting of rotating machines .
Non-destructive testing of materials for identification of surface & internal flaws.
Alignment of critical machinery by LASER technology.

Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Electric drives & drive controls, Industrial power generation & distribution system, Trouble shooting & repair of electrical & electronic control systems & devices, Electrical safety & protective devices, Dielectric test of transformer oil.

Analytical Chemistry and Environmental Science
High precision chemical analysis using Ultraviolet, Visible, Infrared & Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometers
High precision chemical analysis using Gas Chromatograph (GC), High Performance Liquid Chromatograph (HPLC) & Elemental Analyzer.
Chemical cleaning of Boilers and Heat exchangers etc.
Environmental Pollution Monitoring & Control Services –
Initial Environmental Examination (IEE); Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA); Environmental Management Plan (EMP); Design/Development of Effluent Treatment Plant (ETP); Environmental Management System (EMS).

TCL facilities
Calibration of laboratory instruments and testing of samples according to ISO 17025 standard.

Industrial Safety & Risk Assement
Technical analysis and survey of fire incidence/unusual chemical of material damages etc. related to Settelment of insurance claim .
Design of fire Alarm system (FAS) for industrial and commercial organizations .
Design of fire suppresion (sprinkler) system for industrial and commercial organization .
Conducting Risk Assesment (PHA, HAZOP, HAZAN, QRA, Safety Audit etc.)

Interdepartmental Activities:
Technical survey for insurance claim against any injury/damage caused by fire, flood or any other calamities.
Determination of input/output ratio for any production procedures.

Technical Assistance Service Rules

I. General Technical Services

1. Technical services rendered at customer ’s premises
A group of at least two experts are usually sent to extend technical assistance services. Terms and conditions of service and service charges are as follows:
01 Supervisory personnel service charge  
  a) Day basis (n ormal 8 working hours) Tk. 4,000
  b) Hourly basis ( weekly holiday & beyond office hour) Tk. 700
02 Non-Supervisory personnel service charge  
  a) Day basis (normal 08 working hours)

Tk. 1,800

  b) Hourly basis (weekly holiday & beyond office hour) Tk. 300
03 Equipment Rent Tk.1,200~48,000
04

Data analysis, reporting & overhead cost

 
 

Data analysis and reporting for each job (in case of machine per casing)

Tk.1,200~12,000
  Overhead charge (on total cost) 17 – 28 %
05

VAT & other charges
VAT & other charges if any, to be added as per govt. rule.

As admissible
06 General conditions  
  (a) Daily food and living accommodation of TICI personnel shall be arranged by the client at their own account.  
  (b) An overhead cost upto 28% shall be charged depending on location of work place and other conditions.

 

B. Technical service/Job carried out at TICI site

Charge for Technical service/Job carried-out at TICI site shall be as follows:

01 Supervisory personnel service charge  
  a) Day basis (n ormal 8 working hours) Tk. 1,700
  b) Hourly basis ( weekly holiday & beyond office hour) Tk. 700
02 Non-Supervisory personnel service charge  
  a) Day basis (normal 08 working hours)

Tk. 600

03

Equipment Rent

 
  a) Day basis Tk.500~2,700
  b) Hour basis Tk.100~400
04

Data analysis, reporting & overhead

 
  (a) Data analysis & reporting where applicable Tk. 600~6,000
 

(b) Overhead charge (on total cost)

Tk. 17~28%
05

VAT & other charges
VAT & other charges if any, to be added as per govt. rule.


As admissible

II. Chemical Analysis & Environmental Services

A. Analysis carried out at customer ’s premises

01 Service charge

A group of two experts is usually sent for collection of sample and preliminary analysis at customer’s premises. Terms & conditions of service & service charges are guided by the rules laid down in article - I.A.

 
Same as article-I.A. 
 02  Cost of analysis per analyte
Cost of analysis per analyte for any sample collected from customer’s premises and analysis work carried out at TICI lab, (as furnished in T able-1)
 Tk. 400 ~ 5,000
 B  Sample delivered at TICI site.
Contract may be made with the customer for technical services. All matters related to contract service like IEE, EIA report preparation, ETP designing and other environmental protection service shall be guided by the terms & conditions of the contract.
 Tk. 400 ~ 5,000
 C  Contract services/jobs
Contract may be made with the customer for technical services. All matters related to contract service like IEE, EIA report preparation, ETP designing and other environmental protection service shall be guided by the terms & conditions of the contract.
 As per contract

Table-1: Fee for chemical analysis & physical measurement

(Sample delivered at TICI site)

Sl No.

Description of analytes/parameters

 

Rate per analyte (Tk.)

01.

Physical measurement

   
 

Molar weight, volume of reagent chemicals, volume of laboratory glassware, density, specific gravity

:

400.00

02.

Water, wastewater, solution & liquid samples

   
 

a) Physical properties

pH, conductivity, turbidity, color, TDS, TSS

:

1000.00

 

b) Non-metallic components

Silica, sulphate, sulphide, phosphate, nitrate, chloride, salinity, hardness, ammonia, carbonate, free chlorine

:

1000.00

 

c) Metals & metalloids components

Iron, copper, bismuth, aluminum, lithium, silver, chromium, nickel, zinc, lead, manganese, calcium, magnesium, sodium, silica, potassium, cadmium, strontium etc.

:

1500.00

 

d) Organic analyte & indicator parameters

Oil & grease, Chemical oxygen demand (COD), Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD)

:

2000.00

 

e) Lubricating oil, edible oil and fat analysis

Metal content, iodine value, saponification value, viscosity

:

1500.00

 

Flashpoint, acid value, moisture

:

1200.00

 

f) Microbiological tests

Total count, E. coliform count

:

1500.00

03.

Gas sample analysis:

   
 

a) Gas mixtures

Hydrogen, nitro gen, oxygen, argon, CO, CO 2 ,

Hydrocarbons (C 1 ~ C 6+ )

:

1200.00

 

b) Emission gas analysis: Oxides of sulphur (SOx), Oxides of Carbon(COx), Oxides of nitrogen (NOx), Oxygen, Nitrogen, Moisture

:

1500.00

 

Temperature, Pressure, Flow rate

:

1000.00

 

c) Indoor air quality analysis: Suspended particulate matter (SPM), VOC, CFC, Methane, ozone, ammonia, SOx, NOx COx, oxygen, hydrogen sulphide, chlorine

:

2000.00

04.

Solid sample analysis

   
 

a) Steel, alloys, ores & minerals

Iron, copper, bismuth, aluminum, silver, chromium, nickel, zinc, lead, manganese etc.

:

1800.00

 

b) Coal & coke analysis

   
 

Calorific value fixed carbon, sulphur

:

2500.00

 

Volatile material, ignition loss, ash content

:

1500.00

 

Moisture, particle size, density etc.

:

1000.00

Sl No.

Description of analytes/parameters

 

Rate per analyte (Tk.)

 

c) Soil & Fertilizer

Organic matter, lime requirement, conductivity, nitrogen, sulphur, phosphorous, sulphate, chloride, silica, pH, potassium, calcium, magnesium, copper, iron, aluminum

:

1500.00

 

d) Boiler scale & sludge analysis

Elemental composition, ignition loss

:

1800.00

 

e) Plants & vegetables

   
 

Determination of elemental constituents

:

1800.00

 

Moisture, ash content etc.

:

1000.00

 

f) Food products, fish & meat etc.

   
 

Determination of elemental constituents, fat, protein content, carbohydrate, calorific value etc

:

1800.00

 

Moisture, ash content, pH

:

1000.00

 

g) Animal & poultry feeds

   
 

Determination of elemental constituents

:

1800.00

 

Moisture, ash content, pH.

:

1000.00

 

Fat, protein content, calorific value etc.

:

1800.00

 

h) Pharmaceuticals, drugs, pesticides & cosmetics

   
 

Determination of elemental constituents,

:

1800.00

 

Moisture, pH, disintegration value, solvent etc

:

1000.00

 

i) Purity of basic chemicals

:

2000.00

 

j) Polymers & plastic materials

   
 

Ion exchanging capacity of resin

:

1500.00

 

Elemental constituents

:

1800.00

05.

Trace element analysis

   
 

Total arsenic, mercury in soil/solid sample

Total arsenic, mercury in water sample

:

5000.00

2000.00

06.

Noise & Radiation pollution level

:

2000.00

Note:

  1. The analytes not mentioned in the above list can be analysed by establishing appropriate method. Charge for such analysis shall be determined case wise depending on the job involvement.
  2. In case of multiple sample (at least three) analysis, the cost for same analyte may be deducted by 20% of the normal rate if given at a time.
  3. The minimum fee of Tk.1000.00 shall be charged for one analysis in case of total analysis charge is less than Tk. 1000.00.