Central Utility Plant - Chilled Water Expansion

Project Status

Construction Start: August 2007
Completion: Summer 2009

Project Description & Statistics

The Central Utility Plant's chilled water facility shall be expanded approximately 100 feet to the south to accommodate two new 5000 ton chillers.  The new chillers provide additional chilled water capacity to accommodate growing chilled water demands from campus development.

Project Team

Project Management:
Ron Nayler , Associate Vice President for Facilities Management
Gary Wojtowicz, Director of Facilities Management Planning
Bonnie Humphrey, Director of Facilities Management Design & Construction
Kory Burton, Project Manager
Bruce Jaime
Dan Murphy

Architect, Engineers & Consultants:
Affiliated Engineers, Engineer
DeStefano Partners, Architect
Thornton-Tomasetti Group, Structural Engineer
CYLA Design Associates, Landscape Architect
Primera Engineers, Ltd., Civil Engineer

General Contractor:
Ragnar Benson Construction 

Construction Details/Street Closures

During the project Campus Drive was closed from the Library to the north end of the Central Utility Plant.

Contact Information

All questions or complaints should be directed to:

Kory Burton, Project Manager
Northwestern University
Facilities Management Design & Construction
2020 Ridge Avenue, Suite 250
Evanston, IL 60208
Phone: 847-491-3677Fax: 847-491-3869
kory@northwestern.edu