Direct Contact Hot Water System

Aurora Specialty Textiles
Aurora, Illinois

Aurora specialty Textiles (AST) plant uses more than 10 million gallons of fresh water at 185 F annually in its bleaching process. The hot water is generated through a steam injector where

An Alternate Method of Generating Process Hot Water

Grace Davison
Chicago, Illinois


General Energy Corp. (GEC) was part of a team headed by ComEd, an Exelon Company, that performed a comprehensive energy efficiency assessment at the plant. The energy efficiency assessment

Alcatel-Lucent Technologies

Alcatel-Lucent Technologies

Naperville, Illinois


Alcatel-Lucent wanted to move six of their electronic laboratories ( similar to data centers) and physical fitness center, to their Naperville campus, Illinois f

Chicago Industrial Energy Efficiency Assessments

Chicago, Illinois


General Energy Corp. (GEC) is a member of the team headed by ComEd – an Exelon Company, to perform plant wide efficiency assessments of the industrial plants. These plant wide efficiency assessments were spon


UIC Rockford School of Medicine

National Center for Rural Health Professions – Addition
Rockford, Illinois

This was an addition and remodeling to existing UIC College. GEC was responsible for electrical power distribution, emergency power, and communicatio

Psychology Building

University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois


The Psychology Building is located on the university campus in Urbana-Champaign. The Psychology Building is an eight-story brick and masonry structure with a full basement (Ground Fl

James B. Conant High School

Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Conant High School (CHS) is a 492,000 Sq. Ft. facility used extensively for school and community activities.

A capital improvement project to replace aging steam boilers and absorption chillers. The orig

Central Chilled Water System


Case-western University, Cleveland, Ohio 

The entire campus of case-western university is served by two chilled water plants inter-connected with each other. The main powerhouse plant 6 X 2100 tons centrifugal chillers and th


Building Renovations


Navy Federal Credit Union, Great Lakes, Illinois

GEC provided mechanical, electrical, and plumbing engineering services for major renovation of the Navy Federal Credit Union Building facility The scope of work included a

Reception & Classification Facility


Department of Corrections
Joliet, Illinois


The facility consists of 600 cells (1,200 beds) adult male reception/classification/transfer facility on the grounds of Statesville Correctional Center. The facility

Stateville Correctional Center

Joliet, Illinois

GEC is providing mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and controls engineering and design services. The X-house Statesville Correctional Center is designed to have 60,000 square feet constructed area with 5


Zero Energy Building

Evelyn Pease Tyner Interpretive Center, Glenview, IL

The Evelyn Pease Tyner Interpretive Center supports activities to further learning and appreciation for the prairie in which it is placed. The design of the center demonstrates h

West Chicago Avenue Library

West Chicago Avenue Library

Chicago, Illinois


West Chicago Avenue Public Library is one of the Chicago neighborhood Public Libraries. It is a single story structure with 22,500 sq.ft. constructed area. GEC was responsi

Underground Parking Garage

Grant Park South Garage
Chicago, Illinois


The Grant Park South Garage provides three levels of underground parking below the park area to the south of the Art Institute of Chicago. The garage covers an area of approximate

Calamos Court

Calamos Court, Naperville, Illinois


This is a multi story office building with commercial offices and a data center occupying the entire third floor. This is an all electric cooling and uses mechanical cooling for data center