BPMI, a major
contractor for the US Navy, has been an outstanding supporter of GCC
engineering having created and sponsored outstanding senior projects for
numerous years. This
project provides opportunity to work on a real world design project for a local
company and network with experienced engineers and engineering managers.
The tank shown to the right is an ion exchanger similar to a water
softener. The tank is filled with a slurry of water and resin up to the
top of the tank. Design a
device to remove the contents of the tank through the 2 inch inlet without spilling. The device will monitor the removal
process and complete a visual inspection of the tank to ensure that all the
material has been removed.