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Project News

LAUSD South Region High School

Market: Education
Contractor: McCarthy Building Companies
Location: Los Angeles
Summary: This $96.7 million high school in Los Angeles was completed nearly two months ahead of schedule

General Mills-Yoplait Plant

Market: Commercial
Contractor: Faithful & Gould
Location: Carson, CA
Summary: The project consisted of steam and condensate, process hot water and hot water heat recover piping spanning the entire facility. The centerpiece was a 40′ x 40′ structural steel platform housing several plate and frame heat exchangers.

General Mills Gibson Skid

Market: Commercial
Contractor: Faithful & Gould
Location: Carson, CA
Summary: Constructing a 15′ x 12′ x 10′ tube steel skid with five individual, 28 degrees Fahrenheit/210 degrees Fahrenheit tempering systems was the project. The shell and tube heat exchangers, vertical inline pumps, and associated peripherals were built in the shop and reassembled onsite.

Providence Holy Cross Medical Center

Market: Hospitals & Healthcare
Contractor: Swinerton Builders
Location: Mission Hills, CA
Summary: Xcel Mechanical Systems installed a new 1,620-ton Central Plant with three chillers and three cooling towers. The scope-of-work for this OSHPD project included site work and HVAC piping.

Orange County Theme Park

Market: Entertainment
Contractor: Thor Corporation
Location: Anaheim, CA
Summary: Xcel Mechanical Systems performed the work on this infrastructure remodel project inside one of the world’s most famous theme parks.

NBC Universal Broadcast Center

Market: Entertainment
Contractor: C.W. Driver
Location: Universal City, CA
Summary: A complete mechanical and plumbing gut and replacement including: core restrooms, break rooms, fuel oil system serving three two-megawatt emergency generators, 1,800-ton central plant, 25 air handling units, more than 200 VAV boxes.

NASA/ JPL Flight Project Center Building 321

Market: Aerospace
Contractor: Swinerton Builders
Los Angeles: Pasadena
Summary: Xcel Mechanical work included site utilities, HVAC, plumbing, remodel and upgrade of the central plant for this seven-story, 195,000 square-foot building. The building is LEED Gold certified.

Chevron Analytical Lab

Market: Industrial
Contractor: C.C. Layne & Sons
Location: El Segundo, CA
Summary: Xcel Mechanical Systems installed a fuel laboratory test facility for Chevron. A solar-to-steam (S.S.) fuel delivery system was used to the test engines.