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MGC Pure Chemicals specializes in purification of bulk hydrogen peroxide and ammonium hydroxide. With a fast-track design-build approach the MPC design team created a fully operational new manufacturing plant in Killeen, Texas in just over a year.

MGC Pure Chemicals (Mitsubishi) Texas Plant

Client: MGC Pure Chemicals (Mitsubishi)

Location: Killeen, Texas

Team (Partners) Architect/GC: Gray, Inc. Mechanical Contractor: Kinetics

Project Duration Design & Permit: 5 months Construction: 9 months

Project Valuation >$10 Million

Project Details

  • HVAC and Plumbing Engineering by IES for design build mechanical contractor.
  • 30,000 sq. ft spread over 4 new buildings. Mix of H-3/F-1/B occupancies.
  • Designed new facility support systems including:
    • Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning systems for H-3 manufacturing spaces, analytical lab, Class 1,000 cleanroom, utility spaces, and supporting office spaces.
    • Exhaust systems
    • Chilled water system 
    • Plumbing systems including site utilities coordination with civil engineer

IES Solutions

  • IES provided guidance and expertise with mechanical HVAC and plumbing systems during design, allowing the design-build mechanical contractor could focus their design/modeling efforts on supporting the process side.
  • Compressed design-build schedule with an integrated modeling collaboration approach with design-build contractor. 
  • Collaborated during the design process to develop an agreement on materials and equipment submittals to compress schedule for construction.
  • Developed commissioning plan for HVAC systems during design phase.
  • Provided construction support services including writing detailed test and air balancing and startup procedures for the custom cleanroom HVAC system.
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