Power Distribution Upgrade

Power Distribution Upgrade

Location: Clinton, Iowa

Client: Archer Daniels Midland Co.

Completion Date: 2009

Burns & McDonnell provided engineering services for the upgrade of the power distribution system at the Archer Daniels Midland Co. (ADM) corn processing plant in Clinton, Iowa.

  • Engineering design

The project involved upgrading the power distribution system for various processes at the facility.

Burns & McDonnell was responsible for all one-line diagrams, schematic diagrams, wiring diagrams, relay settings, vendor drawing reviews and factory acceptance tests of the switchgears.

  • Created one-line diagrams for these switchgear line-ups:
    • 13.8-kV distribution switchgears
    • 4160-V switchgears
    • 480-V switchgears
  • Created AC/DC schematics
  • Created interconnection drawings
  • Relay settings for the switchgears
  • Factory acceptance tests
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