Facility Design

Apr 17, 2017 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Akzo Nobel Rapid Supply Unit Process

Akzo Nobel Rapid Supply Unit Process

Akzo Nobel needed to add a “Rapid Supply Unit” (RSU) process. The RSU process will replicate the plant’s complete coatings process on a smaller scale for fast turnaround and smaller orders. The process includes mixers, extruders, mills, and supporting equipment. A QC lab, QA lab, and office space were also

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Apr 17, 2017 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Dollar General Data Center Expansion & Redundancy

Dollar General Data Center Expansion & Redundancy

With Dollar General’s high growth rate, they needed to expand their data center and also wanted to enhance the reliability of the data center’s electrical and mechanical infrastructure systems. Puckett Engineering was retained as the prime consultant to design solutions for expanding the data center and reconfiguring the electrical and

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Apr 17, 2017 | Post by: admin Comments Off on ESC Lab Sciences Building 1

ESC Lab Sciences Building 1

Due to aging infrastructure and increased growth, ESC Lab Sciences needed to renovate and expand one of their laboratory buildings to meet current and future needs. With the critical nature of some of the lab processes, having a reliable electrical infrastructure system was an important goal of ESC, including a

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Apr 10, 2017 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Akzo Nobel Electrical Service Upgrades

Akzo Nobel Electrical Service Upgrades

For improved electrical service reliability and protection of process equipment, Akzo Nobel needed to replace the Plant’s primary electrical service. The primary electrical service was being supplied by three aged utility transformers that were susceptible to failure. In addition, each transformer included an ungrounded secondary, which can lead to transient

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Jun 11, 2015 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Vine Hill Towers High-Rise Renovation

Vine Hill Towers High-Rise Renovation

Puckett Engineering was selected to provide electrical design and construction admin services for the renovation and upgrade of a ten story, 147 unit, high-rise apartment building. Renovation included remodeling all residential units and public and admin areas. Design included lighting, power, telephone, TV, and fire alarm systems in addition to

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Feb 18, 2012 | Post by: brent Comments Off on Dollar General Corporate Data Center Major Upgrade

Dollar General Corporate Data Center Major Upgrade

Dollar General, a Fortune 200 company headquartered in Goodlettsville, TN, needed to expand their corporate data center’s critical infrastructure and improve its reliability. Puckett Engineering evaluated the feasibility and cost to expand the data center’s emergency power and UPS systems. The study also included a detailed evaluation of using a

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Dec 19, 2011 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Metro Nashville Public Schools Primary Data Center UPS A/C Expansion

Metro Nashville Public Schools Primary Data Center UPS A/C Expansion

Puckett Engineering provided the design for additional air conditioning capacity for the UPS and MDF rooms at the Primary Data Center for Metro Nashville’s school system. At Metro’s request, Puckett Engineering compared precision computer room A/C versus comfort-type A/C systems. Based on the cost-benefit, Metro selected comfort type A/C. PE

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Dec 19, 2011 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Critical Upgrades for Metro Nashville Public Schools Primary Data Center

Critical Upgrades for Metro Nashville Public Schools Primary Data Center

Due to MNPS’ emphasis on providing the latest IT tools to its administrators, teachers, and students, Puckett Engineering was chosen to study, plan and design the expansion of the data center’s critical mechanical and electrical infrastructure to accommodate anticipated growth. Under the first of two contracts, Puckett Engineering upgraded the

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Dec 16, 2011 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Vanderbilt University Schulman Center for Jewish Life

Vanderbilt University Schulman Center for Jewish Life

As consultant to Manuel Zeitlin Architects, Puckett Engineering provided electrical engineering for an all-new facility that is the center of Jewish life at Vanderbilt. The Schulman Center serves the religious, social, and educational needs of Jewish students. The 10,000-square-foot building provides a Kosher vegetarian cafe, a student lounge, an assembly

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Dec 15, 2011 | Post by: admin Comments Off on Metro Nashville Emergency Communications Center Backup Facility

Metro Nashville Emergency Communications Center Backup Facility

Metro Nashville needed a backup site for E-911 and Emergency Management operations to support the Emergency Communications Center. Metro purchased an existing 10,000-SF facility and Puckett Engineering designed and oversaw upgrades to the facility’s critical infrastructure. Upgrades included modifications to lighting, power, and fire alarm systems; new UPS system for

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