Commissioning (Cx)

Services – Commissioning (Cx)

Commissioning is the process of ensuring that building systems are designed, installed, functionally tested, and capable of being operated and maintained according to the owner’s operational needs. Commissioning also can restore existing buildings to high productivity through renovation, upgrade and tune-up of existing systems.

Kerr-Greulich Engineers, Inc. can provide the following commissioning services:

New Building Systems Commissioning

  • Assist in the development of the Owner Project Requirements (OPR)
  • Assist in the development of the Basis of Design (BOD)
  • Develop Cx project specifications
  • Construction document review
  • Submittal Review
  • Develop the commissioning plan
  • Develop the functional checklists
  • Develop functional test procedures
  • Create and maintain Cx Issues Log
  • Perform periodic site visits during construction
  • Witness startup and prefuctional checklist activities
  • Facilitate the functional test activities
  • Review Operations and Maintenance documents
  • Ensure appropriate maintenance programs are implemented
  • Equipment warranty reviews
  • As-built documentation review
  • Prepare final commissioning report

Existing Building/Systems Retro-Commissioning

  • Provide a site evaluation / assessment
  • Develop the retro-commissioning plan
  • Identify potential operational improvement items
  • Identify potential energy savings measures
  • Provide cost estimates of potential improvement or energy saving measures
  • Manage project team to implement recommendations
  • Verify installation and operation of retro-commissioning measures
  • Prepare final commissioning report