ASU Fulton Center Reliability Upgrades

Scope of Work

  • Install a 350 KW Cummins generator, ATS, UPS, and associated gear to provide a fully functional emergency stand by system

Achievements

  • champion INNOVATION | instrumental in the design assist and execution; we were the electrical contractor on the original build and we were the “contractor of choice” for the renovation project
  • promote DEVELOPMENT | coordinated with many end users for clarification on equipment and location to be hooked up the generator
  • build TRUST | performed at night between the hours of 9 pm and 5:30 am

Challenges

  • operate with EXCELLENCE | High profile end user
  • build TRUST | Unforeseen existing condition caused us to hit a conduit and lost power while core drilling; we corrected the problem within two hours and without interrupting daily operations in the building, re-establishing our customer’s trust
  • champion INNOVATION | ATS was taller than the ceiling in the garage – removed ATS off the shipping pallets outside garage, laid them on their side, and re-stand them in the garage with only inches above for clearance
Owner
Arizona State University
General Contractor
Kitchell
Location
Tempe, Arizona
Markets
Education
Services
Fabrication
Electrical Construction
Electrical Service
Completion Date
October 2016