Orange County, Calif. Projects

50-MW Solar-Biomass Hybrid Power Plant
Location: Imperial Valley, Calif.
Client: MMR Power Solutions LLC

Owner's engineer for a 49.4-MW solar-biomass hybrid power plant in Imperial Valley, Calif.

Aircraft Maintenance Hangar Expansion
Location: Palm Springs, Calif.
Client: SkyWest

Engineering and construction management for all phases of a design-build aircraft maintenance hangar expansion for SkyWest.

Asti Winery Solar Photovoltaic System
Location: Alexander Valley, Calif.
Client: Q10 Churchill Financial

As the bank's engineer for Q10 Churchill Financial, Burns & McDonnell provided an independent assessment of design and construction of the 1-MW Asti Winey Solar Photovoltaic System.

Big Canyon Treatment Wetland and Restoration
Location: Newport Beach, California
Client: City of Newport Beach

Integrated design for a constructed wetland to treat dry and wet weather flows, reduce stormwater runoff, restore degraded habitat and improve water quality in Big Canyon Creek in Newport Beach, California.

Digester Gas to Pipeline-Quality Methane
Location: Escondido, Calif.
Client: Southern California Gas Co.

Evaluation of various technologies to convert wastewater treatment digester gas into pipeline-quality methane for Southern California Gas Co.

Fuel Lease Transfer Project
Location: Los Angeles

Design-build and environmental services for the modification of an existing fueling hydrant system for LAXFUEL at Los Angeles International Airport, including assessment of baseline environmental conditions prior to lease transfer.

Fuel Storage Tank Replacement
Location: San Diego
Client: Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southwest, for Naval Supply Systems Command, FLC Point Loma

Design and owner's construction oversight services for a fuel storage tank replacement at the Navy's Fleet Logistics Center at Point Loma, San Diego. 

Marine Corps Operational Training Center
Location: Twentynine Palms, Calif.
Client: U.S. Navy Southwest Division

Design and construction for an Operational Training Facility for the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, Calif.

Ontario Airport Fueling System
Location: Los Angeles, Calif.
Client: BAA Aviation/Aircraft Service International Group

Burn & McDonnell is performing a Phase II environmental investigation to evaluate and delineate environmental conditions in the area where underground storage tanks (UST) were removed. Coordination with multiple entities is complex and requires numerous updates and meetings on project progress.

Refuse-Derived Fuel Gasification Pilot
Location: Anaheim, Calif.
Client: World Waste Technologies Inc.

Site layouts, design drawings, heat and mass balances, cost estimating, process modeling and permitting for a 20-MW gasification plant.

Sunrise Powerlink Project
Location: San Diego
Client: San Diego Gas & Electric

Owner’s agent for San Diego Gas & Electric's Sunrise Powerlink project, transmission between the existing Imperial Valley and Sycamore Canyon substations, a proposed new Suncrest Substation, and other system modifications.

Tehachapi Renewable Transmission Project
Location: Southern/Central/Coastal California
Client: Southern California Edison

Project oversight for the first three segments of approximately 87 miles of 220-kV and 500-kV transmission line to bring wind power to consumers for Southern California Edison.