Accession Number : ADA330517

Title :   Combined Limited Energy Study of Electrical Energy Demand and Usage and Heating Systems, Pine Bluff Arsenal, Arkansas. Volume ES, Executive Summary

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : REYNOLDS SMITH AND HILLS JACKSONVILLE FL

PDF Url : ADA330517

Report Date : SEP 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : Architectural-engineering services for the Energy Engineering Analysis Program (EEAP) Southeast Region were authorized by the US Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District Contracting Division. Engineering services for the Combined Limited Energy Study of Electrical Energy Demand and Usage and Heating Systems at Pine Bluff Arsenal (PBA) were authorized by Delivery Order Number 4 from the US Army Engineer District, Little Rock. Reynolds, Smith and Hills, Inc. The objective of this primary purpose of this contract is to conduct a detailed study of the boilers, air compressors and large electric motors in the production areas of PBA and develop projects to improve the efficiency of these systems. This study includes comprehensive field investigations of the boiler and compressed air plants; boiler efficiency testing; survey and analysis of the steam distribution system; measurement of electric motor power consumption; identification of Energy Conservation Opportunities (ECO's); energy and labor savings calculations; cost estimates and economic analysis of the ECO's.

Descriptors :   *ENERGY CONSERVATION, *AIR COMPRESSORS, *ELECTRIC MOTORS, *BOILERS, ARMY FACILITIES, COST ESTIMATES, HEATING, ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, SAVINGS, ENERGY CONSUMPTION, ELECTRIC POWER DISTRIBUTION, STEAM POWER PLANTS, COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS.

Subject Categories : Non-electrical Energy Conversion
      Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
      Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE