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Preliminary Engineering

The preliminary engineering tasks included developing a flow diagram based on the selected equipment that would meet the design requirements of a CCHP system that generates power and sufficient steam for the steam driven absorption chiller

The flow diagram was then used in conjunction with submitted equipment specifications to develop mass and energy balances to determine if a suggested piece of equipment would meet the requirements. 

Once the preliminary engineering steps of developing the final flow diagram and mass and energy balances based on the selected equipment, this information was passed on to Astorino Engineers who completed detailed engineering drawings. These drawings were then sent out for bid and awarded to a local contractor, Wayne Crouse, for installation