250 West 55th Street

New York, NY
Project Type
115,000 SF

As part of their relocation and expansion of their office space, this financial institution selected Bala to provide mechanical and electrical systems commissioning and testing.  During this project Bala served as an objective advocate for the owner, overseeing and coordinating the commissioning process from design through project turnover.

Bala has provided commissioning and testing services to this financial firm for over 5 years.  The project included one executive floor (luxury office with some trading desks), four trading floors, eight technology closets and one technology room. 

During construction Bala provided documentation confirming that equipment to be commissioned was installed and functioning in accordance with the owner’s project requirements, basis of design and contract documents.

Electrical commissioning included circuit breakers, panel boards, disconnect switches, distribution switchboards, ATSs, static transfer switches, PDUs, low voltage dry type transformers and UPS modules. 

Mechanical commissioning include CRAC units, fan powered boxes, pump units and water-cooled air conditioning units.