Northcoast Backup Power Generators
Upgraded the essential power system for the four story McKee Hospital Building and two connected Buildings B and C. Replaced a 200 KW Generator and 400 Amp Automatic Transfer Switch (ATS) with a 480V, 600 KW Generator and 1000 Amp ATS Switchboard (which included seven transfer switches). Life Safety, General Care and Equipment branches were provided for the upgraded essential power system per NEC Article 517 (Health Care Facilities). Additional heating and ventilating loads along with the existing generator loads were divided between the three essential power branches for greater reliability.
Electrical: Provided electrical load assessment and design of essential power system utilizing a diesel powered generator with sound enclosure. Divided loads into three branches. Also consolidated utility services to maximize operations during loss of power.
Architectural/Structural: Masonry curtain walls.