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       5555 West Loop South, Suite 150
          Bellaire, Texas 77401 USA
             Main 713.668.6641
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                                                                                             5555 West Loop South, Suite 600
                                                                                                         Bellaire, TX 77401
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                                            The Firm at a Glance

The Company: Bovay Engineers, Inc. has been providing consulting engineering services since
             1946. Since our inception, we have provided services to private clients, public
             agencies and the federal government. Initially known as H. E. Bovay
             Consulting Engineers in 1946, the company was incorporated as Bovay
             Engineers, Inc. in 1952. Bovay has extensive experience in the engineering and
             design of new facilities and the renovation, updating, and expansion of existing
             facilities. We also assist many of our clients in developing and implementing
             facility plans and in evaluating new building sites.
                        Many of our renovation projects include HVAC systems which are extensions
                        of existing operations. Maintaining the continuity of the operations within a
                        facility while changing, renovating or adding to the system is often a key factor
                        in designs of this nature.
                        We design fire alarm systems and additions to fire alarm systems for hospitals,
                        laboratories and public buildings. The more complex applications may involve
                        several buildings and central monitoring stations. The sanitary plumbing
                        systems, a routine part of Bovay's design work for new and existing buildings,
                        include non-freeze applications, institutional facilities, commercial and
                        industrial single and multi-story installations.
                        We also design lighting, control and intercommunication systems; investigate
                        and analyze electrical and mechanical systems to obtain improved operating
                        efficiency; and revise layouts and architectural applications to achieve effective
                        use of HVAC systems. Our engineers have extensive experience in the
                        computer analysis of mechanical and electrical systems and the evaluation of
                        energy use and utility costs through computer programs and LEED analysis.
                        Services offered encompass a full range of technology including:
                        Mechanical Engineering                              Interior Architecture/Design
                        Electrical Engineering                              Facility Planning
                        Plumbing & Life Safety                              Graphic Design
                        Civil Engineering                                   Master Planning
                        Project Management                                  Power Distribution
                        Construction Management                             Chilled Water Plants
                        Security Systems Technology                         High Temperature Hot Water
                        Environmental Engineering                           Steam & Power Generation

Principal: Alejandro (Alex) C. Giannotti, P.E., LEED AP
US Army Corps of Engineers
Grand Prairie Reserve Center
US Corps of Engineers                                              Entire Project           $9,000,000
Louisville District                                                Firm responsability      Complete Architectural and
Louisville, KY                                                                              Engineering Design
                                                                   Contact:                 Lisa Fleming
                                                                                            Technical POC
                                                                   Project Completion       2004

Bovay designed the new 40,000 sf training and office facility for the US Army Corps of Engineers in Grand Prairie,
Texas. The facility was developed on 12 acres of land which included parking, a maintenance facility and wash rack.
Bovay achieved a LEED silver classification for this facility.

This project is unique not only because of the LEED features, but also because it was designed using the Modular
Design System (MDS). The MDS software follows the principles, methodology and processes of building information
modeling (BIM). The 3D model contained an extensive data base that included even furniture layout with complete
3D dimensioning and specs. The information provided by the drawings done on the MDS software was then exported
to a cost estimating software (MCACES) that produced an immediate construction cost of the facility at any point of

Energy and atmosphere fundamental building commissioning was designed based on principles outlined in ASHRAE
and USGBC standards. Energy performance was achieved with the use of energy efficient equipment, zoning, day
lighting and operable windows. (Renewable energy such as the use of solar energy using photovoltaic cell was
considered during the PER).

Several Life Cycle reviews were conducted at the beginning and at the 60% completion phase to re-assess the cost
and improve constructability. The end result was a project under budget and with excellent constructability performance.
US Army Corps of Engineers
Grand Prairie Reserve Center
US Corps of Engineers                                                Entire Project           $9,000,000
Louisville District                                                  Firm responsability      Complete Architectural and
Louisville, KY                                                                                Engineering Design
                                                                     Contact:                 Lisa Fleming
                                                                                              Technical POC
                                                                     Project Completion       2004

Bovay Engineers, Inc. (Bovay) was selected by USARC             The OMS scheme designed consolidate administrative
Louisville District to design of an Army Reserve Center         and shop spaces at one end of the building.
(USARC), an Organizational Maintenance Shop (OMS),
a Direct Support-General Support Maintenance Shop               The layout places offices and shops at the end of the
(DSGS), and a wash rack at the Grand Prairie Reserve            building in close proximity to the Training Building.
Center in Grand Prairie, Texas.                                 Thevehicle maintenance bays are configured in a wing
                                                                that extends off this area providing convenient access to
Bovay's design layout for the Training Building proposed        both shops and storage areas as well as providing
by Bovay basically divides the building into two separate       observation from offices into the maintenance bays. Should
wings configured on either side of a core area of support       unit mission changes require expansion of the maintenance
functions in order to                                           bays and/or shop areas, this can be easily accomplished
separate the full time office and support spaces from the       within this design.
weekend and training spaces. The core provides male
and female toilet and locker facilities as well as mechanical
and electrical rooms. In addition, the Family Support and
Recruiting/Retention Offices, potential high traffic visitor
spaces, have been located with direct access/visibility to
the main entrance Lobby.


                             MAINTENANCE BUILDING
US Army Corps of Engineers
A/E Open-End

US Corps of Engineers                                           Entire Project            $15,000,000 (fee)
                                                                Firm was/is responsible   A/E DESIGN
Louisville District
                                                                Contact:                  Gerard Edelen
Louisville, KY                                                                            Technical POC
                                                                Completion Date           2006

Bovay Engineers, Inc. will provide full A/E services for
an Nationwide IDIQ contract to design the following types
of building structures: Training Centers (which include:
admin, education, assembly, storage, special training &
support spaces), Vehicle Maintenance Shops (which
include: work bays, administration, special training, storage
& support spaces), Stand-Alone Buildings (which include:
unheated storage & Direct Support/General Support

Associated design effort may include: civil site design,
controlled waste and flammable storage, demolition, and/or
the renovation of existing facilities, environmental
compliance, asbestos, lead, and PCB surveys and/or
abatement & utility investigations. Other functions beyond
tradition design may include: Develop "simplified design"
approaches, using MDS, to carry out designs for the USAR
Full Facility Revitalization Program.

Bovay Engineers, Inc. will provide construction services
(engineering design during construction, shop drawing
review, etc.) for Army Reserve construction projects.
NASA - ISIL Building 920A Modifications
NASA, Johnson Space Center                                   Entire project            5 million
Houston, Texas                                               Firm was/is responsible   MEP & Space Planning
                                                             Contact:                  Charles Noel

B  ovay Engineers were retained to make the modifications
and enhance the existing Software Development and
Integration Laboratory (SDIL) located in the Sonny Carter
Training Facility at the Johnson Space Center for NASA.

The Scope of services included modifications and
expansion to the existing laboratories and the addition of
new laboratories within the existing building. These
modifications included special design requirements in
each laboratory to accommodate mechanical
and electrical demands for the various types
of equipment used in each laboratory as well
as providing the building design required to
fit the new laboratories into the existing building
envelope while providing the spaces needed
to accommodate the engineering

The design scheduled was very demanding
in order to meet delivery dates of laboratory
equipment and the programs those
laboratories were performing to meet the
schedule set forth by the International Space
Station Program. Bovay Engineers was able
to meet the schedule by providing a program
of fast track development that allowed long
delay items to be accelerated after the project
was awarded through the normal bidding

                                                                                       Modified Layout
Kelly Airforce Base
MEP / Civil / Structural Open-End Contract

Kelly Airforce Base                                           Entire Project            $800,000 (fee)
                                                              Firm was/is responsible   A/E Services
San Antonio, TX
                                                              Completion Date           1994-1998

Bovay Engineers, Inc. was selected to perform MEP/HVAC
design on the existing Kelly Airforce Facilities. The
renovations were required as part of the transfer program
between the Air Force and the City of San Antonio. The
base will be used as a trade zone for commercial purposes.

Bovay scope included the design and renovation of
MEP/HVAC to renovate several buildings, water line design
for the entire base, and renovate more than 8 chillers and
related control systems around the base.

Also, upgrade two (2) Sanitary Lift Stations including
piping, wet well, electrical/controls and adjacent sanitary
sewer lines. The project also includes the segregation of
sanitary waste from chemical waste.
NASA - Ellington Field
Building Renovation
Ellington Field
Houston, TX
NASA, Johnson Space Center                                                                Entire project            1.2 million
Houston, Texas                                                                            Firm was/is responsible   AE Services

Bovay was retained to design three (3) building renovations.    Building 137 Elevations
The project required Bovay to accomplish and deliver
complete construction drawings, design analysis, cost
estimate, construction specifications and other facility
design related data. The first building renovation was a
tire Shop Modification E137 & 137B. The wheel and tire
shop, housed in E137 and E137B, required several
modifications to enhance safety and efficiency. This
included the installation of a crane (1-1/2 ton). Provided
design to install new equipment and re-partitioning area,
new ramps and added utilities. The wheel and tire build
up requires working with heavy, cumbersome aircraft parts
that can create safety risks. Cleaning the wheels, tires
and breaker present environmental hazards. Design a
cover (roof) between buildings 137 and 137B. Remove
the two existing walls inside the building, making it one
big room. Replace the north roll-up door with an insulated
roll-up door. Design windows throughout the building for
lighting and fresh air in the event that the AC does not

Design air-fitting connections every 15 ft. on the east wall.
 Remove the existing West wall double doors in room 101
and replace with large insulated roll-up door. Design
concrete ramps at all the roll up doors to prevent trip
hazards and dollies from hanging up in the doorways.
Remove all the Soda Blasting equipment from the east
side of the building and to include the concrete structures.
 Remove the old hoist that has been tagged out of service.
 Remove the drain grate at the north end of the building.

                                                                                                           Building 276 Second Floor
Building 270 South and East Elevations                                                                                Framming Plan
Avionics System Integration
Laboratory (ASIL)

NASA , Johnson Space Center                    Entire Project             $2,500,000
INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION                    Firm was/is responsible    Architectural &
AVIONICS SYSTEMS                                                          Engineering Services
INTEGRATION LABORATORY (ASIL)                  Year                       2003
Houston, Texas


                Bovay Engineers, Inc. was selected as prime to define the requirements
                guidelines to provide NASA with a world class system integration
                laboratory which will enable the operations support team to perform:

                     - Hardware/software integration.
                     - Verification and checkout of system upgrades.
                     - Vehicle troubleshooting and anomaly investigation.
                     - Validation of off-nominal and in-flight maintenance procedures.
                     - Ability to verify hardware/software problem fixes in high fidelity test
                     environment prior to installation on an-orbit vehicle.

                The project involves not only defining the architectural elements of the
                facility, but also to incorporate major computing components of the
                International Partner Elements.
Relocate Alert Facility
Ellington Field                                            Architectural / Engineer Services

                                                           Texas Air National Guard
Houston, TX                                                147th CES/DE, Building 1382
                                                           Ellington Field
                                                           Maj. Sheila Hooten
Completion Date: 1995                                      (713) 929-2781

Bovay Engineers was contracted to provide full A/E
services for an Air national Guard Alert Facility at
Ellington Field, Houston, Texas.

Project scope included a concept design and site
development program and the design and
construction phase services for a 4,500 SF alert crew
quarters facility, a security post (guard house), 13,700
SF of concrete ramp.

The project included also an aircraft alert hangar for
the F-16 aircraft jets.
Port Isabel INS Service
Processing Center

Port Isabel INS Service                                         Entire Project            $270 (fee)
Processing Center                                               Firm was/is responsible   A/E DESIGN
Utility Study                                                   US Corps of Engineers / INS
Galveston, TX                                                   Galveston District
                                                                Contact:             Bruce Briggs
                                                                                     409 766-3168
                                                                Completion Date           2002

Bovay Engineers, Inc. (Bovay) was selected by USAED             The second part of this report will evaluate alternatives
Galveston District to prepare a utility study at the Port       for providing expanded potable water supply and
Isabel Service Processing Center (PISPC).                       wastewater treatment capability to the facility.

In preparation of an upcoming expansion of the Port Isabel      The study performed by Bovay includes a visual survey
Immigration and Naturalization Service Processing Center        of the utilities located at the PISPC Center, as well as
(PISPC), the Bovay Engineers, Inc. team prepares the            meetings with PISPC and utility authorities.
report to evaluate alternatives for providing expanded
potable water supply and wastewater treatment capability
to the facility.

The first part includes the investigation of all existing
utilities which will determine the existing conditions
and locations, as well as the impact of the new
administration and infirmary building currently under design.
                                                                    Project Abstract
                                                    Aviation Fuel Farm Expansion II
                                                      Houston International Airport
                                                                                               Houston, TX

Architectural, Civil and MEP
                               Bovay Engineers, Inc. provided mechanical, electrical and plumbing and
Engineering Services           architectural services. The project consisted of improvements to the existing
                               fueling system at George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Houston. The project
PROJECT DATA                   included master planning for future growth, piping system capacity analysis,
Date Completed: 2001           emergency fuel shut off, additional fuel storage, fuel system controls, fire
Entire Project: $15 Million    protection, storm and process water handling, dike renovations and facility
City of Houston
Department of Aviation         Bovay designed two 44,000 barrel fuel tanks, including all incidental piping.
Houston Airport System         There was also a requirement to provide back up power for the fuel control

                               A computer hydraulic analysis was performed to analyze future growth and
                               to determine proper flow rates and pressures. A surge analysis was also
                               provided in order to verify the proper location of surge suppressors.

                               A new emergency fuel shut-off system (EFSO) was designed with a pull
                               station on all terminals connected to the Fuel Farm via fiber optics. The new
                               EFSO control valves will isolate the affected terminal only without shutting
                               down the entire hydrant fuel system.
                           2 0 0 2 C E C - Te x a s E n g i n e e r i n g E x c e l l e n c e Aw a r d
                                                      Building / Technology Systems Honorable Mention

                                                           Fuel Farm Expansion
                                                                  Houston Airport System
                                                            George Bush Intercontinental Airport

Aerial View of Fuel Farm

                               New 3D Fuel Triangle
New Terminal E Hydrant System
Houston International Airport
Department of Aviation                                        Entire Project            $20,000
Houston Intercontinental Airport                              Firm was/is responsible   Architectural and MEP
Houston, Texas

Bovay Engineers, Inc. provided mechanical, electrical
and plumbing services for the expansion of the fuel hydrant
system for the new International Terminal “E” at
Intercontinental Airport, Houston. The project included the
extension of four fuel main headers, 16 inches in diameter,
as well as 2 12 inch loops around the terminals. The fuel
hydrant system included a new emergency fuel shut-off
and the addition of two aboveground fuel piping manifolds.

                     MECHANICAL DETAILS
Lee Cargo Area
George Bush Intercontinental Airport                            Entire Project   $65,000,000
Houston, TX                                                     Year             2000

The New Cargo Area is just west of Lee Road between
the Humble-Westfield Road and the Will Clayton Blvd.

The design criteria for this project cover aircraft movement,
apron and taxiway design, pavement design, drainage,
utilities, fuel hydrant distribution and related items. The
criteria reflect a combination of COH and Federal Aviation
Administration (FAA) design criteria, common usage
standards and regulatory requirements.

The first phase of the new cargo area will provide 58+/-
acres of cargo area and apron space for parking 20 B-
757-400 aircraft. The cargo apron will be served by a
dual parallel taxiway - T/W “EA & T/W “EB”. Project 560
provides Taxiway “EB”, cargo aprons and apron support
utilities -- aircraft hydrant fueling system, stormwater
collection, utilities, security fencing, etc. The south apron
will provide parking for 8 B-747/400 aircraft arranged in
2 rows of 4 aircraft. The north apron will provide parking
for 12 B-747/400 aircraft arranged in 3 rows of 4 aircraft.
 The north apron can also be used by the Antonov AN-
124 aircraft.
Fuel Receiving, Storage and Distribution Facility
Hobby Airport
New Aircraft, Fuel Receiving,                                    Entire Project            $2,500K
                                                                 Firm was/is responsible   Architectural, Civil and MEP
Storage and Distribution Facility
Hobby Airport
Houston, Texas

Bovay Engineers, Inc. provided full engineering services
for the new Aircraft Fuel Facility at Hobby Airport. The
facility will be able to store and supply the much needed
daily consumption of Jet A fuel to satisfy the Aircraft
Operational Requirements of Hobby Airport.

The facility included two aboveground fuel tanks, a metering
system for both the pipeline and unloading rack, two new
loading racks, an administration/control building, a pollution
control system and a fire protection system including a
Houston Intercontinental Airport - FIS Parking Garage

Federal Inspection Service                                          Entire Project            $30,000,000
                                                                    Firm was/is responsible   Engineering Services
Parking Garage Design
                                                                                              MEP & HVAC
Bush Intercontinental Airport                                       Contact:                  City of Houston
Houston, Texas                                                                                Department of Aviation
                                                                                              Houston, TX
Bovay Engineers is responsible for MEP of a eight                   Completion Date           2003
(8) story parking garage that services the Federal
Inspections Building at Bush Intercontinental Airport.

Additionally Bovay is responsible for coordinating with
other design firms and the Power Company for
placement of power switchgear to serve both the
garage and special power requirements for secondary
                                                          West Elevation

                                                          East Elevation

     Section thru garage

                                                          South Elevation

                           North / South Elevations
                                                                         Project Abstract
                                 B-1B Bomber Beddown Facility at
                                          Robins Air Force Base

MEP, Structural and Civil
                              Bovay Engineers, Inc. provided mechanical, electrical, structural/civil design
Engineering Services          services for the upgrade and design of a new B-1 Beddown Facility at Warner
                              Robins Airforce Base. The project included:
Date Completed: 1996          A site master plan which lays out buildings, streets, aprons, infrastructure,
Entire Project: $35 Million   utilities, drainage, weapons storage areas, and future expansion. This includes
                              horizontal construction -- roadways, hydrant fueling, apron, taxiway, a consolidated
US Corps of Engineers         aircraft support system (which powers the plane for testing without running the
Warner Robins Airforce Base   engine), and laying utility lines.
Savannah, Georgia
                              The design of a Consolidated Aircraft Support System and Fuel Complex. The
                              fueling system was a pressurized Hydrant Fueling System Type III and included
                              fuel storage tanks, AFFF system above tanks, cathodic protection, security
                              lighting, dikes, pump house, fuel receiving area, truck fill stands, refueler parking,
                              spill containment, LOX/LIN receipt/storage, fencing and lighting, fire hydrants,
                              POL operations facility and signing.

                              The design of a "CASS" system with support buildings and the design of related
                              mechanical and electrical systems for servicing the B-1 bomber. Designs
                              included structural, civil, mechanical, electrical and architectural expertise; all
                              provided with in-house personnel. The system included design of the mechanical
                              and electrical systems for the transmittal of conditioned air, liquid coolant,
                              compressed air, and domestic cold water through an operations building,
                              underground tunnels and pits at the plane stations. A mechanical sequence
                              of operation, electrical systems, including 400 Hertz Electrical System, and 400
                              Hertz Sequence of operation, aircraft lighting, site lighting and CASS monitoring
                              and controls were also provided.
                                                                                        Project Abstract
                          Quality Control, Constructability Reviews and Preparation of HAS
                                                          Design Standards and Guidelines
                                                                                                  Houston Airport System

ROLE:                                          The Houston Airport System (HAS) has retained Bovay Engineers, Inc. (Bovay)
Engineering Services                           to serve as the Prime Firm to provide specialized Quality Control/Constructability
                                               Review services on an “as required” basis for a period of two [2] years, with
PROJECT DATA                                   an additional one [1] year renewable option period. Projects, with no limit in
Date Completed: 2007                           size, will generally involve renovations to existing facilities, or new additions,
Entire Project: N/A                            to any of the three Airports within the HAS system; Bush Intercontinental, Hobby
                                               Airport or Ellington Field.
Charles Pollard                                Bovay will perform Quality Control and Construction Reviews of all project
Department of Aviation                         design submittals. Simultaneously, Bovay will collect data currently being used
281.233.3000                                   by various HAS Divisions to guide designers in designing HAS projects and
                                               prepare a comprehensive “Manual” that includes all of the latest standards,
OWNER                                          guidelines and checklists in a uniform format.
City of Houston
Department of Aviation                         SCOPE OF BOVAY SERVICES
Houston Airport System
                                               1.    Use all applicable building codes, the experience of each Bovay reviewer,
                                               and current HAS Design Guidelines, to provide Quality Control and Constructability
                                               Reviews of all HAS Project design submittals, within specified time periods.
                                               Check design submittals for compliance with previous plan review comments.

                                               When the final “Design Manual” is prepared, it will be used in conjunction with
                                               all applicable building codes to review HAS design submittals.

                                               2.     Prepare Q/C review comments in electronic format and on “mark-ups”,
                                                on plans and specifications. Distribute the review comments to HAS Design
                                               Project Managers and others to distribute to the project designers for documented
                                               responses to each review comment, within specified time periods.

                                               3.    When required, review HAS project design submittals for accuracy of
                                               cost estimates, construction phasing recommendations and estimated
                                               construction time duration.

                                               4.    Meet with HAS Project Managers, Project Designers and other Airport
                                               Operations, Airlines, User Groups, Construction Managers, etc. when required,
                                               to discuss plan review comments and constructability review issues.
                       Central FIS Building
        George Bush Intercontinental Airport   5.    It is anticipated that this Professional Services Agreement will be jointly
                                               managed by the Civil and Architectural Design Divisions of HAS/PDC, with
                                               reports of findings of reviews delivered and discussed directly with the Deputy
                                               Director, PDC, at his discretion.
                                          Project Abstract

                                                                      Central FIS Building
                                                       George Bush Intercontinental Airport

6.      Meet with the various HAS Divisions to collect current copies of
standards, guidelines, and checklists that are in use. Discuss, with staff members,
how they are used and how the current “plan review” process works.

7.      Evaluate the above for compliance with applicable building codes,
current technology, accuracy, continuity and comprehensiveness. Make
recommendations for additions or deletions to the information in the light of
new building codes and/or proposed future changes in codes and CSI divisions.

8.      Prepare drafts of a new “Manual” containing the above in a uniform
format, a 3-ring binder hard copy and electronic files for distribution, review
and approval by HAS Divisions.

9.      Prepare a final version of a new “Manual” containing the above 3-ring
binder hard copy and electronic files for distribution, review and approval by
HAS Divisions.

10.     Maintain and upgrade the Manual as required during the course of the

11.     Use this “Manual”, applicable building codes and the experience of
each “Reviewer”, to provide Quality Control and Constructability Reviews of
all HAS project design submittals.

Prepare and submit for approval a “Quality Control Plan” with Specific checklist
tasks identified for each progressive design submittal. [65%, 95%, & 100%
Assessment of the Utility Steam and Condensate
Distribution Tunnel System

NASA                                         NASA retained Bovay to perform an engineering assessment of their
Johnson Space Center                         extensive utility tunnel system at NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC), in
Houston, Texas                               Houston. The project required Bovay to survey all utilities within the tunnel,
2004                                         as well as to assess the status of approximately 200 steam traps at 70 psig
                                             service or higher. Bovay prepared a written report of the assessment that
Entire Project                               included the replacement of traps in order to standardize and modernize the
N/A                                          steam trap system. The project also included:

Firm was/is responsible                      Addition of schematics that show temperature sensors on the discharge of
Engineering and Architectural                the traps will be used to issue an alarm if the trap fails to perform its intended
Services                                     functions.

                                             The steam trap monitoring system will be connected to the Honeywell EBI
                                             energy management system to allow monitoring from any of the EBI client
                                             stations throughout the site.

                                             Disconnection extents of existing, connection and installation details in
                                             drawings and specifications for removal and new, replacement of related
                                             insulation, piping, valves, insulation, and components at each steam trap

                                             A complete one line diagram of steam trap monitoring system shall be
                                             provided showing integration into the various existing Honeywell EBI energy
                                             management system components and systems.

                                             Electrical power and monitoring cable (hardwire and fiber optics) connection
                                             locations for monitoring cable (hardwire and fiber optics) connection
The typical layout of the tunnels is
                                             locations for monitoring system to be shown in drawings using connection
illustrated in the photo, with cable trays   details.
routed over piping lining one side along a
narrow walkway for personnel access.
Paths for gradual water intrusion include
conduit penetrations through the wall
(upper right).      Gradual seepage of
groundwater keeps some sections of the
tunnels in a permanent state of shallow
flooding (lower left). Ventilation of the
tunnels is provided by exhaust fans
mounted in surface-level concrete duct
penetrations as shown at lower right.
 Assessment of the Utility Steam and Condensate
 Distribution Tunnel System

Design to include specifications and procedures to

  a.     Operation of new traps.
  b.     Operation of new monitoring sensors.
  c.     Installed alarm set points with design.
  d.     Individual trap monitoring signals to EBI
         alarm screens provide intended design
  e.     That the entire steam trap monitoring
         system is performing its intended design
  f.     Acceptance criteria for all the above.      Steem Traps

 JSC Tunnel System
Facility Assessment of all Office Buildings at NASA

NASA                                   Bovay Engineers, Inc. examined the overall state of the JSC facilities assets.
Johnson Space Center                   The Bovay assessment team surveyed all buildings in the NASA campus.
Houston, Texas                         During the building assessment, every component was evaluated through
2003                                   visual inspection and interviews with maintenance and key department
Firm was/is responsible
Engineering and Architectural          The following elements were surveyed and analyzed: ADA requirements,
Services                               HVAC, Electrical, Life Safety/Fire Protection, Architectural (Interior),
                                       Plumbing, Asbestos/Lead Paint, Special Equipment.
Steve Campbell                         The scope of the assessment included the following:
(281) 483-3200
                                           a.   To provide an objective and technical analysis of the physical
                                                condition to be applied to every JSC building.
                                           b.   To identify the scope and cost to rehabilitate all buildings to
                                                extend the useful life for another 40 years.
                                           c.   To provide a comprehensive cost analysis between retrofitting
                                                existing buildings and replacement buildings.

                    NASA Johnson Space Center
Facility Assessment of all Office Buildings at NASA

Jake Garn Simulation and Training Facility (B5N & B5S)

                                                         Examples of Critical Training Equipment
Systems Integration Facility (B9)                        in Building 9

Building B32
Flood and Related Risk
Mitigation and Assessment Study

NASA                                     Bovay was retained by NASA to perform a risk assessment study of the
Johnson Space Center                     entire office building complex system at NASA Johnson Space Center
Houston, Texas                           (JSC), Houston.
                                         The JSC site has experienced the effects of several hurricanes and
Entire Project                           numerous tropical storms during its 40-year history. Because of the
N/A                                      every-present threat of flooding in Southeast Texas, NASA officials
                                         decided to undertake an assessment to determine the potential damage to
Firm was/is responsible                  JSC from flood waters caused by hurricane storm surge, or riverine or
Engineering and Architectural            sheet flow due to local intense rainfall. Included in the study is a valuation
Services                                 of the potential for interruption to the NASA space program resulting
                                         from damage to, or loss of, unique equipment that supports the Space
                                         shuttle and the International Space Station programs.

                                         Key specific objectives of the study:

                                             • Determination of exposure levels to flood waters resulting from
                                             hurricane storm surge and from riverine or sheet flow due to local
                                             intense rainfall.
                                             • An assessment of building vulnerabilities and damage levels, including
                                             flight-related hardware and contents, resulting from flood waters.
                                             • Rough order-of-magnitude (ROM) cost estimates and schedules for
                                             restoring flood damaged buildings to their pre-disaster condition.
                                             • Correlation of flood damage with wind damage for various hurricane
                                             scenarios. Development of conceptual mitigation measures to prevent
                                             flood damage.

                 NASA Johnson Space Center
Flood and Related Risk
Mitigation and Assessment Study

                                  JSC Site

 Storm Surge Flooding Potential
Utility Metering System Assessment

NASA                      Bovay was retained by NASA to perform an assessment of the three (3)
Johnson Space Center      central plants at NASA (JSC). The assessment included the survey of all
Houston, Texas            equipment and controls in order to evaluate the feasibility of metering the
2004                      utilities for energy consumption. Bovay assessed the existing metering
                          capability on a building, utility system, sub-system and sub-sub-system basis.
Entire Project            The utilities to be metered were natural gas, electrical power, chilled water,
N/A                       steam and domestic water.

Firm was/is responsible   As part of the assessment, Bovay presented three options for metering each
Engineering Services      system or sub-system. Recommendations were made based on a cost benefit
                          analysis and life cycle cost analysis. The site investigation included a review of
Contact: Steve Cambell    all systems with operating personnel, a determination as to what is in place
281-483-3200              and operational, what should be replaced, and what should be added for a
                          complete operating system.
Utility Metering System Assessment

As part of the scope, Bovay provided the following deliverables:

   •    Connection and installation details on drawings and specifications for removal and new
        installation of metering system components and devices.
   •    A complete one-line diagram of the metering system was provided showing integration of new
        and modified work into the various existing Honeywell EBI Energy Management System
        components and other support or affected systems or components.
   •    A complete separate one-line diagram of each buildings utility system and sub-systems metering
        system was provided showing integration of new and modified work into the various existing
        Honeywell EBI Energy Management System components and other systems and utilities.
   •    A separate schematic for each building, utility system and sub-system metering system showing
        equipment, system, sub-system, sub-sub system, points metered utilities interfaces, metering
        equipment ID, make, model, metered system ID and manufacturers name and model.
   •    Electrical power and monitoring cable (hardwire and fiber optics) connection locations for
        monitoring system was shown on drawings using connection details, installation details, routing
        diagrams, one-lines, schedules and equipment shown integrated into existing site, EBI drawings
        and new drawings.
Assessment of the Central Jail
City of Houston

City of Houston               Bovay Engineers, Inc. was contracted by the City of Houston, Building Services
61 Reisner                    Department, to perform an assessment of the high water incident damages to
Houston, Texas                the Riesner Building (jail area) and connecting underground passageway
2001                          between the jail and the Municipal Courts building that was affected.

Firm was/is responsible       The purpose of the study is to survey and evaluate the existing conditions of
MEP Engineering and Life      the jail area and tunnel providing recommendations and estimated costs for
Safety Services               remediation and mitigation.

Contact:                      The project included the following activities:
Richard Vella
713-247-1532                     •    Perform site visit to review the extent of the damages.
General Services Department      •    Prepare and submit a comprehensive cost estimate of architectural,
                                      mechanical and electrical damages.
                                 •    The cost estimate will include repair or replacement of all materials,
                                      equipment, furniture and devices damaged by the flood waters that
                                      we determine need to be addressed.
                                 •    Bovay will also address any healthcare issues and life safety
                                 •    The cost estimate will include construction costs of remediation, cost
                                      of mitigation, issues on the project, and compliance with all governing
                                      agencies that have authority over the project.
                                 •    Preparation of construction documents for bid purposes.
Building Assessment to Support New IT Network

City of Houston               Bovay Engineers has been retained by the General Services Department
Houston, Texas                of the City of Houston to perform an engineering assessment to support
2005-2008                     the City’s new IT network.

Firm was/is responsible       The assessment included the survey of approximately 400 buildings of the
MEP Engineering and Life      different departments, such as police, fire department, health, library,
Safety Services               parks, public works and airports.

Contact:                      The scope of work performed by Bovay on this program includes:
Richard Vella
713-247-1532                    •    Perform a walk-through at each designated site to identify the
General Services Department          size of the existing generator(s), UPS and equipment

                                •    Review the electrical and mechanical record drawings (as-builts).

                                •    Determine loads on existing generator(s) and UPS (all or selected).

                                •    Identify air handling and emergency requirements to support
                                     equipment locations in “Loss of Power State”; e.g., lights,
                                     emergency power outlets, etc.
Building Assessment to Support New IT Network

  •    Submit an Engineering Report on the core
       and distribution sites of the City of Houston
       that includes (at a minimum) the following

  a.   Current loads on existing generators and UPS.
  b.   Specific loads at existing equipment
  c.   Available loads at existing equipment
  d.   HVAC Information.
  e.   Alternate recommendation to provide the
       required emergency power for the network
  f.   Note any code deficiencies discovered during
       the walk-through.
  g.   Develop risers and one-line diagrams
       showing the existing UPS and emergency
       distribution systems.
  h.   Cost estimate for construction.
Public Works Building Assessment

City of Houston               Bovay Engineers, Inc. (Bovay) was retained by the City of Houston,
Houston, Texas                Building Services Department, to perform an assessment of the Bob Lanier
General Building Department   Building. The building contains twenty-eight (28) floors in the main tower
Services                      and seven (7) floors in the annex building of administration and office
2002                          spaces. The building is located at 611 Walker in downtown Houston. It
                              was purchased by the City of Houston in 1996. The original building
Entire Project                components were built in the sixties and early seventies.
$8 million
                              The Bob Lanier building assessment was part of the ongoing program of
Firm was/is responsible       the Building Services Department to protect and extend the useful life of
Architectural / Engineering   the building, and to provide a safe and comfortable environment in which
Services                      employees can function at maximum efficiency.
Richard Vella, AIA            The project required the study and modernization analysis of all the
713-247-1532                  components of the building, including improvements to the outdoor plaza
                              and interior areas. The project included the assessment of 17 elevators
                              and two escalators, assessment of 81 air handling units and the central
                              coding/heating plant, assessment of all plumbing fixtures (urinals, water
                              closets, lavatories, faucets, strainers and p-traps); assessment of all toilet
                              room accessories (mirrors, feminine napkin dispensers, paper towel
                              dispensers, trash receptacles, stall mounting hinges and hardware),
                              assessment of the building director; assessment of the utility tree trench
                              and plaza around the building, the window washing system and assessment
                              of window system to reduce glare and heat build-up that create
                              unbearable working conditions at the offices.
High Water Incident Damage Assessment
of Several Buildings for the City of Houston

City Hall                                                       Firm was/is responsible   Engineering Services
City Hall Annex                                                 Contact:                  Clark Martinson
                                                                                          Assistant Deputy
City Hall Annex Garage and Utility Areas                                                  Director B.S.D.
Bob Lanier Public Works Building                                                          713.221.0427
Municipal Court
61 Riesner Houston Jail
Maintenance Department Public Works
Houston, TX
Completion Date: 2002

Bovay Engineers, Inc. was contracted by the City of Houston
Building Services to perform a preliminary engineering report
the High Water Incident Damages caused by Tropical Storm
Allison seven (7) City facilities.

The Purpose of the evaluation and engineering report is to
survey and evaluate the existing conditions of the facilities
and provide recommendations and estimated costs for
remediation, mitigation, and code compliance.

As part of the evaluation, Bovay interacted with FEMA and         Bob Lanier
insurance carriers negotiating reimbursement of claims.           Public Works Building
                                                                  611 Walker

                                              Municipal Court
                                              1400 Lubbock

                                                                           Central Jail
                                                                           61 Riesner
Assessment of the Marine Biology Laboratories
at Fort Crockett

Texas A&M University - Galveston                Firm was/is responsible          Engineering Services
Galveston, Texas                                Completion Date                  2002
                                                Contact:                         Texas A&M University System
                                                                                 Tammy Lobaugh

                                                                Wet laboratory

                       3 Three-story
                          laboratory building

                 Entrance to turtle facility

                 Bovay Engineers, Inc. has been contracted to provide code and system deficiency
                 assessments for this three-story laboratory building. The original building was
                 a barracks constructed before World War II.
                 Emphasis was placed on having positive air pressure in labs and areas with
                 heavy concentration of chemical fumes.
Pharmacy Building Laboratory Assessment
Texas Southern University                       Firm was/is responsible      Engineering Services
Houston, Texas                                  Completion Date              2006
                                                Contact:                     TSU
                                                                             Larry Brown

TSU retained Bovay to perform an engineering assessment                   2 Bio-Safety Cabinets
of the Pharmacy Building Laboratory. The project included
a final report that delineated the required changes to
upgrade the laboratory to code.

The report requested the installation of new bio-safety
cabinets including the replacement of fume hoods cabinets,
electrical motors, electrical fans, controls, disconnect switch
and disconnect electrical panel plus any connection with
existing air, vacuum and air supply utilities located in the
nearest wall and ceiling.

This project also included the design and recommendations
for removal and replacement of two (2) Chemical Fume
Hoods located at rooms 201 and 207 of the pharmacy
building, and the design of Bio-Safety cabinets.

          Part of the mechanical design challenge in this project was to provide design
          for the new outside air per current code and eliminate air return to the existing
          HVAC system in order to avoid contamination. Bovay provided all the MEP
          specifications as necessary in CSI format.
                                                                  Project Abstract
                      Airport Terminal Improvements Project 417
                                                            New Central & East Concourses

                                                                            William P. Hobby Airport

MEP Coordination
                                  Hobby Airport currently handles 4.1 million passengers annually
Electrical Engineering Services   through 23 aircraft gates. Modifications planned and designed by
                                  LAN/Leo A Daly will completely renovate and expand the capacity of
PROJECT DATA                      the 1952 facility to meet projected future demands. Bovay Engineers,
Date Completed: 2009              Inc. provided MEP coordination and electrical engineering design for
Entire Project: $280 Million      this project as follows:
Eric Potts                        Phase I consolidates all of the operations of the principal carrier,
Department of Aviation            Southwest Airlines, in a new 20-gate Central Concourse.
281.233.3000                      The new central concourse will offer improved passenger amenities
                                  and services. In addition, the existing terminal will be expanded and
OWNER                             renovated to provide Southwest Airlines' passengers with improved
City of Houston
                                  access between the curbside and each gate.
Department of Aviation
Houston Airport System
                                  Phase II expands the East Terminal and adds a completely new East
                                  Concourse serving all the other carriers with 12 aircraft gates. It also
                                  adds four more gates to the Central Concourse for a total of 36 gates.
                                                                                  Project Abstract
                                                                 NASA - Open-End Contract
                                                                                        NASA, Johnson Space Center
                                                                                                     Houston, Texas

Architectural and                 Bovay Engineers, Inc. was selected to be part of the MEP/HVAC program for renovation
Engineering Services              and rehabilitation of the existing NASA facilities.

PROJECT DATA                      It is important to mention that Bovay has been involved in more that seven projects for
Entire Project: 3 Million (fee)   NASA since its inception.
                                  Bovay has been involved with an open-end contract for the past six (6) consecutive years
                                  (since 1997).
Steve Cambell
                                  The following is a partial list of the work orders done for NASA:
                                     iNasa Open-End Street Lighting
                                     iNasa Open-End Rehabilitation of Electrical Panels
                                     iNasa Open-End Replace Switchgear & Transformers
                                     iNasa Open-End Replace Loggia Coverings, Various Buildings
National Aeronautics and
                                     iNasa Open-End Rehabilitate Electrical Distribution Systems in various buildings
Space Administration
                                     iStreet Parking Exterior Lighting Ph. 1
                                     iStudy for Evaluation of HVAC Systems Bldgs. 16, 32 and 49
                                     iRehab Building 32 Air Handlers
                                     iESTA Electrical Service Distribution
                                     iInterior Renovations Bldg. 4N
                                     iNasa Ellington Field
                                     iNasa Post Design Service Rehab Electrical Distribution System ESTA
                                     iRehabilitation of the Electrical Distributions System at Various Buildings at JSC
                                     iSite Chilled Water Usage and Capacity Study
                                     iRehabilitation of the Street Lights at JSC
Fuel Farm Facility
Reno/Tahoe International Airport
152nd Air Lift Wing                                        Entire Project            $20,000 (fee)
Nevada Air National Guard                                  Firm was/is responsible   Architectural and MEP
Reno, Nevada

Bovay Engineers, Inc. provided mechanical, electrical,     The project included an area of 2.5 acres of land located
plumbing and architectural services for the new aircraft   on the northwest side of the base. The new fuel farm
fuel receiving storage and distribution facility at Reno   included a new fuel truck receiving area to allow the 70
Airport of Washoe County, Nevada.                          foot trucks to move in and out without encountering traffic.

                                                           The fuel farm also included a new administration/control
                                                           building, as well as dikes, high pole lighting, tanks and
                                                           related fuel equipment. The unloading/loading truck
                                                           positions were designed to accommodate two 600 gpm
                                                           loading/unloading pumps and filter separators.

                                                           Several levels of fire protection were also provided to the
                                                           entire facility. The APLC system was designed to provide
                                                           controls and a reliable fuel inventory system.
Monitoring and Security System Update

William P. Hobby Airport                                        Entire Project            N/A
Houston, Texas
                                                                Firm was/is responsible   Security Systems
                                                                Contact:                  City of Houston
                                                                                          Department of Aviation
                                                                                          Houston, TX

B  ovay Engineers, Inc. provided engineering, design and
construction/inspection monitoring for a security system at
William P. Hobby Airport. The system included card reader,
video cameras, network wiring system and a monitoring central
control room. In addition, a production machine to make
security was provided. Final testing and commission of the
security system was provided.
Federal Inspection Service
Lee Cargo Area

George Bush Intercontinental Airport                         Entire Project            N/A
Houston, Texas
                                                             Firm was/is responsible   MEP

                                                             Completion Date           2002

                                                             Contact                   City of Houston
                                                                                       Department of Aviation
                                                                                       Houston, TX

Bovay Engineers, Inc. renovated offices for the INS, DEA, and
ATF, providing special drug testing labs, kennels, and a secure
storage area for firearms. In addition, a secure indoor parking
area was designed for special transportation equipment.
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