Doug Riedel

Doug Riedel
Vice President
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Innovation in Energy Plant Services

Innovation in Energy Plant Services

Sometimes your power plant needs a solution that traditional engineering services can't find.

  • Maybe it's a chronic problem you've learned to live with.
  • Maybe it's a new way of judging plant performance.

Our Creative Plant Services Group can provide the innovative solutions you need.

When "cookie-cutter" engineering services won't do.

Experience coupled with imagination produces results.

We Know Power

Burns & McDonnell began in 1898 by bringing results to the power industry. More than a century later, we're still here. Our creative plant services team leverages years of experience with 21st century technology and innovative minds to tackle the toughest problems you face.

  • Creating a plant component database: fingertip access to design, procurement and maintenance information for your pumps, valves, fans, transformers, etc.
  • Creating diagnostics for major components: utilize the power of your current monitoring software to trend key trouble indicators — e.g., feedwater heater tube leaks, feed pump impeller degradation, fan rotor wear
  • Create comparison graphs that highligh off-design performance: enhances the usefulness of performance monitoring software
  • Creating automated pipe support surveillances
  • Performing arc flash analysis
  • Performing root cause analysis with resolution alternatives
  • Performing NERC security audits
  • Creating control loops to optimize condenser performance
  • Creating innovative 316(b) solutions