Industrial Skilled Trades Services

Optimation provides skilled trades services for clients in various industries, including:

  • Automotive / Aerospace
  • Chemical
  • Consumer Products / Manufacturing
  • Film and Plastics
  • Food and Beverage
  • Glass and Ceramics
  • Life Sciences/ Pharmaceutical
  • Medical Devices
  • Oil and Gas
  • Power / Energy Utilities
  • Renewable Energy
  • Water and Waste Water

Installation and Commissioning, Maintenance and Support Services

Optimation can also provide installation of industrial processes and start up of equipment at the client site and, if required, ongoing maintenance and support of the equipment for the long term. Optimation is versed in the performance of all aspects of specialty work, pre-startup reviews, mechanical integrity and management of change as it applies to processes that are covered under Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous Chemicals (29 CFR OSHA 1910.119).

Fabrication and Assembly Shops

Optimation carries out fabrication at its industrial shops on Lexington Ave. in Rochester, NY. These shops house facilities for metal and sheet metal forming and fabrication as well as a UL-listed electrical fabrication and panel shop. Certifications are held to weld nearly every exotic alloy used for industrial processes.

Capabilities Snapshot:

  • Construction Management
  • Electrical
  • Equipment
  • Fabrication Expertise
  • Industrial Expertise
  • Installation and Dismantlement
  • Installation Support Teams
  • Instrumentation
  • Maintenance Support Teams
  • NFPA 70E Trained Electricians
  • Piping
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Project Coordination
  • Repairs
  • Routine Services
    • Piping
    • Electrical
    • Equipment
    • Instrumentation
  • Small Jobs
  • State-of-the-Art Shops
  • Supports
  • UL and CSA Listed Control Panel Shop

Expertise Examples


Arc Flash
Control Panels
Facilities - Control iring
Floor Scanning
Incoming Service
Primary (480V) Service
Process Equipment
Secondary (6V to 480V) Service
Switch Room/MCC
Thermographic Infrared Testing
Underground Distribution


Fabrication and Structural Welding
Installations, Modifications, Relocations
Leveling and Assembly
Maintenance and Repair
Precision Alignment
Reliability Testing


Chutes and Hoods
Machine Systems
Orbital Welding
Pressure Vessel Fabrication (U Stamp)
Pressure Vessel Repair (R Stamp)
Structural Steel InfrastructureTurbines and Tanks

Sheet Metal

Chutes and Hoods
Machine Guarding
Machine Systems
Platforms and Catwalks
Polishing or Brush Finishes
Stainless and Sanitary
Structural Steel Infrastructure


Certified Gas Tight
Contamination Remediation
General Maintenance
Mechanical Press Fit
Pipe Insulation
Welded and Solder


Air Ride Trucks
Equipment Moves
Equipment Setting/Leveling

Highly Skilled Journeymen

    • Construction Managers
    • Controls Electricians
    • Electricians
    • Field Machinists
    • Instrumentation Mechanics
    • Millwrights
    • Optical Alignment Specialists
    • Pipe Fitters
    • Riggers
    • Sheet Metal Workers
    • Standards / Code Experts
    • Welders


    Construction Management
    Machine Dismantlement
    Machine Relocations
    Start-Up Crews


    7 by 24 Support
    Electrical Maintenance
    Plant Maintenance
    Plant Operation
    Steam and Air Trap Maintenance


    Acceptance Testing (FAT)
    Cart Fabrication
    Control Panel Fabrication
    Custom Fabricating & Assembly
    Lifting Devices
    Material Handling
    Mechanical Subsystems
    Motor & Pump Alignments
    Optical Alignments
    Part Fabrication
    Platform Fabrication
    Power and Drive Panel Fabrication
    Process Subsystems
    Roll / Web Conveyance Systems Product
    Conveyance Systems
    Sanitary Piping Systems
    Skid Fabrication
    Test Stand Fabrication
    UL Listed Systems