Steam Piping System – Barstow, CA



This was a NAVFAC Southwest contract to design and install a new steam piping system for the steam cleaning facility S575 at MCLB, Barstow, California. This facility provides cleaning, degreasing and decontaminating of a wide array of military vehicles. KEAR installed a new system including new header pipe, distribution lines to each bay, new steam guns and a new transmission line to an adjacent building. This design build project is scheduled for completion in February of 2018. Photos were not allowed on this project.

TITAN provided a Quality Control Manager on this project.


  • Maintained MSDS to ensure no hazardous items were brought onto jobsite
  • Enforced USACE EM 385-1-1 and held the project to OSHA standards
  • Maintained MSDS to ensure no hazardous items were brought onto jobsite
  • Managed all phases of safety control
  • Conducted daily safety inspections
  • Conducted daily safety briefings and weekly toolbox talks
  • Kept list of deficient safety items and maintained list until all safety deficiencies were addressed
  • Coordinated with USACE QA on site all safety items
  • Ensured public safety with additional warning signs and barriers
  • Maintained OSHA 300 Form and Daily Production reports
  • Kept photo logs of all safety issues
  • Attended pre-construction conference, pre-work meetings including preparatory inspection meeting, and periodic in-progress meetings
  • Enforced accepted APPS and AHAs
  • Spoke to local businesses and discussed safety issues with their patrons with our current operations


Project Type Government
TITAN Role Quality Control (QC) Manager
Client Southern Marine Construction Co.
Completion Date April 2018
Contract Value $469.7k