enginnering project

SBEC provided mechanical and electrical engineering design for the central plant upgrade and expansion. Specific scope included:

  • Replacement “old” centrifugal chillers and absorption chiller
  • Installed (2) new 750-ton chillers 1,500 tons with expansion to add 500 tons
  • New deaerator, feedwater pumps and controls
  • New 500 BHP steam added to existing 1,500 BHP plant
  • New utility piping tunnel
  • Variable speed pumping
  • Variable speed chillers
  • Variable speed cooling tower fans
  • New campus building automation system (BAS) upgrade
  • New 20,000 gallon fuel oil upgrade tank storage and piping replacement
  • Upgrade of increased plate capacity to the existing plate and frame heat exchanger
Area:5,000 GSF