Pier 60 Little Creek, Norfolk
Pier 60 is located in Norfolk, VA at Little Creek Cove next to Building 108. The pier is inside a fenced area and used by the occupants of Building 108 which is a training facility for Coastal Riverines. Project demolished existing electrical devices, provided a new transformer, associated conduit, electrical feeds, pier receptacles, panelboards and lighting. Some existing light poles were reused.
Old Epsilon System Warehouse
Design based on USGBC LEED for New Construction. The existing building, demolished and replaced. Heating/Ventilated only spaces served by high efficiency gas furnace and overhead infrared heaters. Summer ventilation with wall louvers w/motorized dampers and wall mounted exhaust fans. Also new gas service, water conserving fixtures, domestic water, sanitary sewer & vent.
Kinder Morgan Tank Terminal Pipe Repair
Vansant & Gusler worked with HBH Industrial Services, Inc. on this project to perform pipe expansion and stress calculations including expansion loop sizing for apprx. 900LF of insulated 8-inch stainless steel pipe carrying 100°F caustic soda. Structural design services were not included but part of the report did indicate what forces and reactions the pipe supports were required to resist.
General Dynamics NASSCO Pier Utilities
General Dynamics NASSCO, formerly Metro Machine, specializes in design and construction of auxiliary and support ships for the U.S. Navy, commercial tankers, cargo carriers with capabilities in San Diego, Norfolk, Mayport, and Bremerton. Over the years V&G’s design services included valuations, utility upgrades, parking lot lighting, pier utilities, HVAC and plumbing/waste water systems.