Lilker Energy Solutions (LES) was hired by Washington Hospital Center to provide technical assistance to the owner and ensure the proper installation of equipment and controls as the hospital undergoes the first phase of their chiller plant upgrade. This initial project includes replacing two of the seven existing chillers with 1,200-ton centrifugal Trane chillers, along with associated variable frequency drive, new controls, and exhaust fans. LES will review technical documents, create commissioning specifications, perform site visits, conduct functional testing, review and verify the testing and balancing report, ensure proper training is provided, and provide a final report.
MedStar Washington Hospital Center is the largest private hospital in Washington, D.C. A member of MedStar Health, the not-for-profit hospital center is licensed for 926 beds. The hospital center sits on a 47-acre campus in Northwest Washington, D.C.