Case Study

Telecommunications Company

Emergency Generator Design and Replacement

Salas O’Brien was contracted to provide mechanical and electrical load review and engineering design services for a new 500kW, 480V, three-phase, four-wire portable standby generator system. Our team’s services included in-depth electrical and mechanical review and design.

In addition, Salas O’Brien prepared all required construction drawings and specifications necessary to obtain all applicable permits including local authorities, fire, and environmental health.

Necessary approvals were also obtained from the Bay Area Air Quality Management District.


Lodi, California

Construction Cost:
$1.4 Million

Electrical and Mechanical

Services Provided:

  • Pre-Design, Programming, Schematic Design, and Design Development
  • Construction Administration
  • Commissioning
  • Arc Flash Study
  • Full Permit Support