Braaksma Engineering has been privileged to work on hallmark projects with inspirational design teams. Our intention on these projects includes power systems that are unobtrusive, future-proof and with a focus on the value of the installed system.
Lightning protection, IT power and general power recommendations.
Site and building power system design.
Big Island, HawaiiPrivate Residences
Bellingham, Ferndale, San Juan Islands, Chuckanut Drive, including off grid or with elevator etc. Residential Duplexes
Bellingham and San Juan Islands32 Unit Residential Building
Forensic evaluation of two separate structures
HealthcareUnited General Hospital
Lighting, power, life safety, communications and emergency power system for remodel into transitional care unit including replacement of all interior walls mandated by A.D.A. compliance.
Sedro Woolley, WAMt. Baker Care Center, Assisted Living Facility
Electrical design to support additional HVAC loads.
EducationalImmaculate Conception School
Tech power retrofit
Mt. Vernon, WAHigh School at Timber Ridge
Tech power distribution, new service entrance
Bellingham, WAWindward High School
School remodel from commercial space
Ferndale, WASaint Paul’s Academy
Bellingham, WABirnam Woods
Dormitory complex medium voltage circuit replacement
WWU, Bellingham, WAPerforming Arts Center
WWU, Bellingham, WAEngineering Technology Building
Lighting and power distribution remodel
WWU, Bellingham, WABookstore and Office Remodel
Skagit Valley CollegeInfrastructure Upgrades
Sports and sidewalk lighting
WWU, Bellingham, WAPark and Ride
Parking lot lighting
WWU, Bellingham, WAClassroom Building Generator
Stand by generator, power distribution
WWU, Bellingham, WA
Houses of WorshipChurch of Christ
Classroom build-out tenant improvement
Sterling Drive, BellinghamGurdwara Temple
Lighting, electrical, and communications
Ferndale, WANorthlake Community Church
CommercialSouth Lake Union Office Building
Arc flash accident analysis and replacement recommendations
Seattle, WAOffice Building Remodel Recommendations
4 story heritage building
Seattle, WABlackburn Office Building
Mount Vernon, WAPIP Building
Warehouse and office space
Ferndale, WAPony Properties
Warehouse and site power distribution
RetailSouth Shore Mall
Retail mall replacement service entrance, 3000A, 480V
Aberdeen, WAVillage Books
Bellingham, WARoger Jobs Motors
Remodel for new layout and electric car chargers
Bellingham, WANW Honda
New auto dealership, power system and lighting
Bellingham, WAFoote Zone
Mall shop tenant improvement
Military & GovernmentHangar 5 Energy Improvements
Solar and wind power installation at Naval Air Station.
Whidbey NASCliffside Campground
60 site RV park, site and buildings electrical design.
Island CountyHomeland Security Building
Tenant improvement offices, special purpose rooms, power, generator, server room with UPS, lighting, security and access controls.
Bellingham, WAKitsap County Prison
Constructability and operations review.Customs and Border Patrol Building
Tenant improvement including offices and special purpose rooms, detention, power, generator, UPS, lighting, security and special systems.
Bellingham, WAStandby Generator
City Hall, Bellingham, WA
Life Sciences (Biotech)BBC Biochemical
Classified Hazardous Area Classification, sensor and shutdown.
Mount Vernon, WAWellese Botanical Labs
Complete site Arc Flash Analysis and labeling.
Ferndale, WAFlora Health Food Supplements
Service entrance and standby generators.
Data CenterGateway Building
Web hosting site standby generators (2-2000kW).
Seattle, WADigital Forest
Web hosting site standby generator (150kW) and UPS (80kW).
Bothell, WA505 Union Station
Tenant improvement back up power system for new 11-floor high tech office building with extensive data center, 400kW standby generator, UPS system (225kW), tech power design and system integration of other generators (900kW, & 175kW).
Seattle, WAPrivate Campus
15kV transfer switch, 900kW generator, over 15 UPS installations (largest 130kW), power quality and harmonic cancellation technology.Technology Center
Friday Harbor, WA
Recreational ParksBoulevard Park Band Stand
Bellingham, WASucia Island
Solar desalination plantRasar State Park
Site and buildings
Skagit County, WASwift Creek National Forest Campground
Site and buildings, off grid
Skagit CountyBirch Bay Leisure Park
Cable failure analysis
Birch Bay, WAPort Susan Camping Club
2500 site replacement power study
Snohomish County, WALake Tyee RV Park
870 site replacement power study and design
Skagit County, WAWhatcom Meadows
550 site as built and recommendations
Skagit County, WAThe Glen
1200 site preliminary load calc and cable spec
Whatcom County, WABlack Mountain Ranch
1000 site replacement power
Whatcom County, WA
Hospitality & RestaurantsWhite Salmon Day Lodge
Ski lodge, including shops, kitchen and generator Mt Baker*
Mt. Baker, WASchnitzels’
Mall restaurant tenant improvement
Bellingham, WACommunity Center
Timber frame construction
Elk City, IDMaple Hall Community Center with Stage
LaConner, WASimilk Golf Clubhouse
Anacortes, WALummi Community Center
New NFL Stadium owner’s electrical system commissioning and contract compliance (design build construction). Owner's advisor for continued remodel work.
Washington State Football/Soccer StadiumSeahawk Practice Stadium
Owner’s electrical design review and recommendations adopted
design build constructionSouth Whatcom Fire Authority Station 28
Remodel, generator loads, service entrance modification for reassigned duty
Bellingham, WAMount Baker Foothills Welcome Center
Tourist information building, highway access, roadway lighting
Infrastructure SupportPoint Roberts Water District
Control system design, including metering (PLC based) for international purchase agreement and third party water sub-purchase
Point Roberts, WACity of Naselle Water Treatment Plant
Controls and power distributionWalltine Road Water Plant
Controls (data recorder based) and power distributionMunicipal Pump Stations
Many projects (drinking and wastewater). Electrical designs including power distribution, control systems, telecommunications, standby generator and coordination with Power CompanyCogeneration Plant Certifications
Power company intertie compliance and system protection certification for four independent power producersOkanogan National Forest
Lightning protection, four ranger lookouts