Houston Projects

2012 Sustainability Report
Location: Chicago
Client: MillerCoors
Description: 

Content development for MillerCoors 2012 Sustainability Report.

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

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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.
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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

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

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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

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

$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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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
Description: 

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.