Design, Construction and Startup Services for Salton Sea Geothermal Units 1, 2, and 3

Salton Sea, CA
Unocal Corporation

RESPEC’s team member led the conceptual design, managed the engineering design consultants, participated in equipment inspections, monitored construction, accepted turnover packages, commissioned, and started up Unit 2 (three 15 megawatt [MW] turbines) and Unit 3 (one 50-MW turbine). As Plant Engineer for Unit 1 (one 10-MW turbine), the team member optimized operations, leading to commercial plants.