Columbia University Campus Facilities Assessment

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POWER Engineers conducted a complete assessment of the Campus Facilities steam, chiller and distribution systems.  The assessment included operations and maintenance functions, manpower loading, equipment condition and process efficiency.  An evaluation and recommendations along with an implementation plan were provided to Columbia University.

The scope of the project consisted of:

1.    Evaluation of the current Physical Assets, and equipment associated with the Power Plant. Report specifically on:

2.    Conducted a detailed Organizational assessment.

3.    Recommended structure for policies & procedures along with the operations and maintenance functions to ascertain that they meet industry standards and whether good operating and engineering practices are being followed.

4.    Reviewed and assessed environmental compliance

5.    Assessed safety programs and evaluated whether all equipment is operating in a safe manner.

6.    Compiled a list of recommended actions accompanied by a cost/benefit analysis and an implementation plan