Reading Hospital and Medical Center – West Reading, Pennsylvania2019-03-19T22:04:17-04:00

Project Description

The Reading Hospital and Medical Center – West Reading, Pennsylvania

Cogeneration Plant – 10 MW

Key Project Statistics:

  • Engineering, Construction Admin, Commissioning
  • Dual 5 MW Gas Combustion Turbine, Solar Centaur 50
  • Dual 800 HP Waste Heat Recovery Boiler, Superior
  • Dual 1000 Ton Steam Turbine Chiller located in Remote Chiller Building
  • 700 HP Natural Gas Compressor, JJ Crewe
  • Modification to: Steam Plant, Gas Infrastructure, Electrical Sub-Station, Substantial Site Work and Coordination with Adjacent Emergency Operations
  • $12.5 Million Construction Cost
  • Schedule: 10 months Engineering, 17 months Construction
  • Concrete  Building and Mechanical System Designed for 55 dba
  • Reference: David Major, Direct Facilities Operations, Reading Hospital, 610-988-4351

Relevant Experience:

  • Engineering and Commissioning of Combined Heat & Power Plant
  • Solar Combustion Turbine
  • JCI Steam Driven Chiller
  • Resilience Microgrid Controls for Islanding
  • Resilience Microgrid Controls for Tier 1 Emergency Power
  • Black Start Capable
  • Strict Sound Requirement, Neighboring Residential Community


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