GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION, EVERETT M. DIRKSEN FEDERAL BUILDING
The Everett M. Dirksen U.S. Courthouse and Federal Building in downtown Chicago, Illinois was designed by architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and built in 1964. The 30-story glass and steel high-rise is home to the U.S. District and Bankruptcy courts, Court of Appeals and other court-related tenants.
Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing Engineering
McGuire Engineers recently provided electrical engineering services for the modifications and additions to the existing boiler plant and a new chiller plant at 219 S. Dearborn Street. The scope of work, in general, included the design of new 12kV medium voltage distribution from a new ComEd street vault including step down distribution and connections to all new plant mechanical equipment. McGuire prepared electrical drawings for the construction of the chiller plant and boiler plant. Electrical equipment included new 12kV metal clad switchgear and variable frequency drives with a protective relay scheme including bus differential protection, single phase protection, etc.
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