Hollywood, FL (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - NV5 Global, Inc. (the “Company” or “NV5”) (Nasdaq: NVEE), a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions, announced today that it was awarded a contract to provide Delegate Chief Building Official (DCBO) services on behalf of the California Energy Commission for the construction of the Stanton Energy Reliability Center owned by W Power, LLC in partnership with Wellhead Energy, LLC. The contract includes plan review, on-site building inspections, document control and worker safety monitoring and has an estimated value of $3 million over 16 months.
The Stanton Energy Reliability Center (SERC) is a state-of-the-art hybrid energy storage system that consists of two General Electric (GE) LM6000 based EGTs. In total, SERC will provide 98 MW (nominal) of hybrid energy storage capacity. Located in the City of Stanton, Orange County, California, SERC is one of the first green-field commercial applications of the EGT technology developed by Wellhead Power Solutions, LLC and is expected to combine dispatchable, operationally flexible and efficient energy generation to meet the need for new local capacity and reliability services in the West Los Angeles Basin.
“The success that we have seen in our ENERGY 2021 strategic initiative is a testament to the exceptional leadership and execution by our entire Energy group. Our continued commitment to leveraging NV5’s collective capabilities and delivering exceptional technical expertise to our clients has allowed us to capitalize on opportunities like the SERC throughout California and across the country,” said Dickerson Wright, PE, Chairman and CEO of NV5.
“We are excited to be a part of this unique hybrid energy storage project that aims to deliver reliability services while maintaining a low carbon footprint,” said Shannon Hunter, Project Manager at NV5.
“The SERC project is groundbreaking because it provides a new method of electric reliability for the grid by leveraging battery storage to make power immediately available and environmentally friendly,” stated Kevin Wedman, Senior Vice President of Energy at NV5.
NV5 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions ranked #34 in the Engineering News-Record Top 500 Design Firms list. NV5 serves public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, real estate and environmental markets. NV5 primarily focuses on five business verticals: construction quality assurance, infrastructure engineering and support services, energy, program management, and environmental solutions. The Company operates out of more than 100 locations worldwide. For additional information, please visit the Company’s website at www.NV5.com. Also visit the Company on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Vimeo.
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