Houston Projects

2012 Sustainability Report
Location: Chicago
Client: MillerCoors

Content development for MillerCoors 2012 Sustainability Report.

Blue Canyon Wind Farm
Location: Comanche County, Okla.
Client: Horizon Wind Energy

Engineering design of the collection system, substation and transmission for the 100-MW Blue Canyon V Wind Farm in Comanche County, Okla., for Horizon Wind Energy.

Boiler Replacement - Cheyenne
Location: Cheyenne, Wyo.
Client: Frontier Refining

Fast-tracked front-end planning and lump-sum engineer-procure-construct services for Frontier Refining's boiler replacement in Cheyenne, Wyo.

CenterPoint Substation Projects
Location: Various locations
Client: CenterPoint Energy

Burns & McDonnell has assisted CenterPoint Energy with more than 200 substation projects since 2005.

Central Plant Master Plan Implementation
Location: Texas Medical Center, Houston
Client: Thermal Energy Corp.

Architectural, engineering, procurement and construction services to Thermal Energy Corp. (TECO) for the initial phase of a 50-year master plan, providing on-site power generation, steam and chilled water to buildings within the Texas Medical Center complex in Houston.

Deer Park Refinery Substations
Location: Deer Park, Texas
Client: Shell

Burns & McDonnell supports Shell's efforts to have a highly reliable and maintainable electrical power distribution system throughout the refinery facility.

ESSO Chad Development Project
Location: Near Kome, Chad
Client: ExxonMobil

Retained by KBR to design the electric transmission and distribution network.

Grass-Roots Crude Oil Terminal
Location: Texas
Client: Confidential

Engineering, procurement and construction services for a grass-roots crude oil terminal to receive, store and deliver up to 200,000 barrels per day (bpd), including construction of early temporary facilities.

Gray and Cross Substations
Location: LeFors and Turkey, Texas
Client: Cross Texas Transmission

Burns & McDonnell was selected by CTT as EPC contractor for its Gray and Cross substations, both 345-kV substations.

Lost Lakes Wind Farm
Location: Dickinson County, Iowa
Client: Horizon Wind Energy

Design of 100-MW, 34.5-kV collection system and 34.5-kV/161-kV collector substation for the Lost Lakes Wind Farm in Dickinson County, Iowa.

Meadow Lake Wind Farm
Location: Chalmers, Ind.
Client: Horizon Wind Energy

Detailed engineering design of interconnection switching station and collector substation to connect 202 MW of wind power generated at Meadow Lake Wind Farm in Chalmers, Ind., to AEP's Dequine-Olive 345-kV transmission line circuit No. 1.

Meridian Way Wind Farm
Location: Cloud County, Kan.
Client: Horizon Wind Energy

Engineering design for the collection system, substation and transmission for Horizon Wind Energy's Meridian Way Wind Farm in Cloud County, Kan.

Multiple Transmission Projects
Location: Texas
Client: Lower Colorado River Authority

Design for reconductoring and rebuilding of multiple transmission line segments across Texas for the Lower Colorado River Authority.

Location: Houston
Client: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

$9.9 million NASA IDIQ contract for work at the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center in Houston.

OG&E Woodward to Centennial 138-kV Line
Location: Woodward, Okla.
Client: Oklahoma Gas & Electric

About 35 miles of new 138-kV transmission in Woodward and Harper counties of Oklahoma to link a new 120-megawatt wind farm installation to the power grid on an eight-month timeline.

Packaged Hybrid CHP Plant
Location: Austin, Texas
Client: Austin Energy; Department of Energy; Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Provided turnkey installation of a packaged hybrid CHP energy plant for the Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas.

Pawnee-San Miguel 345-kV & 138-kV Overhead Transmission Line
Location: Nursery, Texas
Client: South Texas Electric Cooperative

Professional engineering and design services related to the Pawnee-San Miguel 345-kV Transmission Project, for South Texas Electric Cooperative.

Razorback to Short Mountain
Location: Paris, Ark.
Client: Oklahoma Gas & Electric

Routing, permitting, right-of-way acquisition and design for the Oklahoma Gas & Electric Razorback to Short Mountain project, 13-miles of new 161-kV transmission in Paris, Arkansas.

Stonegate/Fair Oaks Ranch Substations
Location: San Antonio
Client: City Public Service of San Antonio

Design of the new Stonegate and Fair Oaks Ranch substations for City Public Service (CPS) of San Antonio.

Sustainability Consulting, Corporate Reporting and GHG Inventory
Location: Dallas
Client: Southwest Airlines

Consulting on sustainability strategies, annual integrated reporting content development and a greenhouse gas inventory for Southwest Airlines.

Texas Substation Rehabilitations
Location: Across Texas
Client: American Electric Power

More than 120 substation rehabilitations for American Electric Power over the course of three years.

Wood River Refinery 35-kV Refeed Project
Location: Roxana, Ill.
Client: ConocoPhillips

The goal of the project at the ConocoPhillips Wood River Refinery was to refeed 16 existing unit substations and four new unit substations with 35-kV insulated CLX power circuits.