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Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing (MEP)

Sufficient and reliable utilities are critical to successful operation and profitability for food processors and distributors. Stellar develops a complete understanding of the utility needs of each client, including the demands of the process equipment as well as those of the building infrastructure itself.

Using a highly advanced, proprietary utility management tool we developed, Stellar analyzes factors such as:

  • Total connected loads 
  • Use points
  • Diversity factors
  • Peak loads
  • Sanitation loads 
  • Steady-state loads  

Using this data, we create appropriately sized and located utility generation systems with the appropriate redundancy levels, reserve capacity and expandability. To enhance the present and future system functionality, we also review and optimize the following items in the detailed design phase of our work:

  • Looped networks
  • Isolation points
  • Scope demarcation points 
  • Equipment drops
  • Food grade filters
  • Pressure relief valves (PRVs)
  • Location of primary and secondary electrical gear 


Jason Duff

Divisional Vice President, Design & Engineering, Food Group

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