Who We Are
TWSCON is a small and young company, which has been created by people with a passion for technology and innovation. A highly skilled and experienced team is the key to our success. On each project we work closely with our customers to understand what their technical and business needs are. We are good at listening and during our dialogues with clients we determine the best way for a successful solution. Our team is prepared for future serious challenges to improve customers’ business.
We provide expert services to customers across a wide range of industries. The company name, which consists of an abbreviation of the words Thin-Walled Structures CONsulting, shows that we are especially strong in solving the problems of thin-walled structures, generally storage tanks. Technical solutions are based on our in-depth industry knowledge, operational expertise and knowledge of leading technical inventions.
We are very active in our own R&D activities, because our objective is to provide excellent, innovative, tailored solutions that completely solve problems and generate additional profit for our clients’ business. This is how we gain our customers’ trust and build confidence in our team, services offered and products.
From our own research we have developed the ASTlife programme. It is a unique and innovative system solution for the management of inspections, monitoring service life and ecological aspect of storage tanks operation, pipeline networks and mechanical equipment at storage tank terminals. ASTlife is based on a combination of two approaches Risk Based Inspection and Reliability Centred Maintenance.
Our philosophy and advertising slogan is "Think simply, think innovatively", and we always follow it.
We always offer unique, simple and innovative solutions to our clients.
We help customers to enhance their profits through innovative solutions for the care of their assets.
What Makes Us Different
The world is in a constant state of development. In each field of human activity newer and newer technologies and solutions are continuously being developed. For a better future it is necessary to implement these new principles to our business and to our everyday lives. Our team has been created by people with a passion for technology and innovation. Our team is prepared for future serious challenges to improve customers’ business by usage of new trends. Each of our steps are made according to our motto "Think simply, think innovatively."
We do not apply ready-made solutions for any project, our solutions are always tailored. With use of our extensive in-depth industry knowledge, operational expertise and knowledge of leading technical inventions, we always find solutions for our customers’ problems. We are very flexible, therefore each problem is treated with the same diligence.
We are dedicated to improving asset integrity for our client through complex inspections support in the whole lifecycle of technological plants. We are highly skilled in structural integrity analysis, management of inspection and decision making. Our solutions always seek to reduce risk, assure safety, improve environmental performance and save money.
How We Do It
Each project requires a specific solution. Our workflow is exclusively focused on customer needs and usually consists of the following work phases:
Detailed preparation can save valuable time during the subsequent solution of project.
Understanding of the issues and familiarity with the analysed problem.
Core part of each contract.
Communication with the customer during all stages of the project is necessary to achieve the projected aim.
Integration of final comment and hand in to customer.
Potential defence of result in front of an investors or supervisory authority.
Jakub Gottvald, Ph.D
Executive director, Owner, Founder
Chartered engineer for statics and dynamics of structures ČKAIT 1007096 (Czech Chamber of Chartered Engineers and Technicians)
Jakub studied Steel Structures and Structural Mechanics at Brno University of Technology in the Czech Republic. He is an expert in structural stress analyses and residual life time assessment of steel structures as support for inspection and maintenance of asset. He is long-term focused on analysis and assessment of structural and operational integrity of the structures. He is oriented towards risk analysis and application of RBI and RCM methods. He is high qualified in using of FEM programmes RFEM and ANSYS. His strengths are an excellent ability to analyse the root causes of failures that is why he still very actively search for on-site experiences.