Startup and Commissioning
Startup and Commissioning is part of Enthalpy-ES’ core business. We were founded with the intention of providing exceptional startup and commissioning services. EES and its employees have extensive experience with starting up simple and combined cycle facilities, environmental retrofits to conventional boiler facilities, Reciprocating Engine facilities, and more. Our team can perform the following for your new or retrofitted facility:
•Planning – Enthalpy-ES can develop detailed Commissioning Schedules utilizing Primavera P6, Microsoft Project, or any other desired software. We can develop and validate commissioning & start-up procedures. EES can also put together O&M manuals for our clients, assembling OEM manuals as well as developing Operations procedures, Maintenance Checklists, etc.
•Mechanical System Checkout - This includes confirmation of installation and construction turnover data, hydro/pressure testing, system cleaning and flushing, steam and air blows, lubrication of equipment, etc.
•Electrical System Checkout – This includes confirmation of installation and construction turnover data, component inspection and testing, instrument calibration and DCS response, confirmation of safety interlocks, etc.
•Startup Tasks – We can perform the necessary start-up tasks required for successful operation. This includes performing trial runs, tuning control loops, etc.
•Training and Turnover – EES will ensure that your new plant/equipment and its staff are ready to Operate once start-up tasks are completed. We can perform Performance Testing (Emissions, Noise, Heat Rate) to ensure that the facility is in compliance with Contract requirements. We will assemble complete System Turnover Packages including everything from Construction Turnover as well as all Commissioning Checks and Tests that were performed. Enthalpy-ES can also prepare material and perform Operator Training of new equipment to ensure that your staff are well equipped to run the facility for years to come.