EMCOR Group, Inc. recently announced that its Dynalectric Co. subsidiary has been awarded a contract for the installation of the power distribution systems for the pump station at the Faka Union Pump Station for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Picayune Strand Restoration Project, Collier County, Fla. Dynalectric Co. joins EMCOR subsidiary Harry Pepper & Associates, Inc., which was awarded a contract for the construction and installation of the pump station, as announced in December 2010.
Dynalectric Co. will be responsible for furnishing and installing all of the power distribution systems for the Picayune Strand Restoration Project, part of the comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan. The project, which will help restore the area to its pre-drainage hydrology and ecology, will generate positive effects on the hydrology, vegetation, and wildlife of the project area and surrounding public lands, according to the Army Corps of Engineers.
The scope of work to be performed by Dynalectric includes installation of all switchgear, motor control centers, grounding cable system, lighting, uninterrupted power service equipment, and lightning protection. Additionally, Dynalectric’s scope of work includes installing local and station programmable logic controllers to control and monitor all ancillary mechanical equipment, as well as the installation of monitoring and control computers and a remote terminal unit system for the control room operator work station.
“Dynalectric is proud to play a role on the comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan for southern Florida; it's gratifying to be participating in a project that will have such long-lasting and meaningful impacts for the future of the state and its residents,” stated Jim DiLullo, president of Dynalectric Co. “Our scope of work plays to Dynalectric’s strengths and the depth and diversity of our team’s experience.”