Sellers Scholarship Award and Ribbon Cutting

Recently GCAP commissioned their sixth boiler for hands-on training.  Sellers Manufacturing has really supported GCAP beyond expectations.  We are so excited to get it running and showcase for all future students. In this picture Jim Burnette, Anthony Verdugo, Tate Minchew, and Jeremy Williams; all of GCAP and John Huffman of Sellers showcase the ribbon cutting, appreciation award, and scholarship commitment to future students.

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Commissioning New Hands On Training Boiler

Commissioning New Hands On Training Boiler

GCAP is honored to showcase our new High Pressure Steam Boiler for hands on training in boiler engine room number two.  This will make the 6th operational boiler onsite for hands on training.  Boiler 7 and 8 will be commissioned in the next coming months.  Much aprecication to all involved but especially the Sellers company.

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Massive Boiler Explosion(s)

Massive Boiler Explosion(s)

According to Fox 2 news out of St. Louis, three dead and 4 are injured in the massive boiler explosion.  Our thoughts and condolences are with the victims, first responders, and businesses affected by the explosion.  Some are speculating that it is low water condition. OSHA has began their investigation. According to ABC 8 news boiler explosion last week in Petersburg, VA and at least three […]

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New Boiler Room Opening Soon

New Boiler Room Opening Soon

Getting Closer to completion of the new boiler room @ GCAP. This will make the second boiler lab to now include 8 live steam machines for hands on training. Included in this expansion will be another classroom/lunchroom for students. Love seeing a vision come true.

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Boiler Room: Housekeeping

Boiler Room: Housekeeping

If any body has ever been to GCAP, they might tell you about Aliens, Dodge City bathroom, 1950’s break-room, 2050’s break-room, or even race cars.  However what every one remembers is the condition of the facility from a housekeeping – integrity perspective.  GCAP is told all the time only yours look this way.  Housekeeping starts with you.  It just takes a little time, paint, and […]

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GCAP Honors Superior Boiler’s President

GCAP Honors Superior Boiler’s President

The recent announcement of the GCAP Boiler Division’s scholarship program at Superior Boiler Works Inc. in Hutchinson Kansas was met with great enthusiasm, by the Superior Boiler Works management team. Steve Rucker, the Director of the Boiler Division, presented a plaque and letter of recognition for the contributions of equipment, as well as, recommendations to customers in need of technical training, to Mr. Doug Wright, […]

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Superior Boiler Works Plant Tour

Superior Boiler Works Plant Tour

The Garden City Ammonia Program’s Boiler Division’s recent trip to Hutchinson Kansas, home of Superior Boiler Works Inc. provided an opportunity for observing the building of boilers from start to finish. Steve Rucker, the Director of the Boiler Division, and Jim Burnette, the Lead Boiler Instructor for the division received a tour of the manufacturing facility by Kevin Dean, Combustion and Controls manager, and Danny […]

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GCAP’s Boiler Division Announces Scholarship Program

GCAP’s Boiler Division Announces Scholarship Program

The Garden City Ammonia Program’s Boiler Division traveled to Hutchinson Kansas this week, home to Superior Boiler Works Inc., for a major announcement. The GCAP Boiler Division is proud to announce the formation of a formal scholarship program, in honor of our outstanding partners in the industry, to kick off in 2017. GCAP’s Boiler Division will award two scholarships annually, in the name of some […]

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Advanced Boiler Training

Advanced Boiler Training

The Boiler 2 class at the Garden City Ammonia Program Technical School, just wrapped up, and was a great success. Every technician in the class had the chance to perform combustion analysis and burner tuning, on multiple burners, installed in the GCAP boiler lab. Everyone loved the technical presentations, but the hands on work in the boiler lab, was the highlight of the week, according […]

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New 2017 Boiler Lab

New 2017 Boiler Lab

Last week we got the three new boilers sat on their pad.  Starting this winter getting fuel lines ran, electrical and stacks.  These are going to be a great addition to the 2017 calendar. Make sure you get enrolled today. Classes filling quickly

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