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New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc.

Boiler Replacement

The boiler replacement project came about while JMC was already on site working on a sprinkler replacement project for New Balance. While performing the sprinkler work, the building's two boilers failed, and needed to be replaced immediately in time for the upcoming winter.

Project Features:
  • Replaced two existing 500 HP boilers with two 350 HP boilers
  • Installed Quadraplex pump boiler feed system for greater reliability
  • Removed existing boilers, equipment, and boiler room walls
  • Replaced existing boiler pad and boiler room slab on grade
  • Removed CMU and precast enclosure to reveal heavy fuel tank
  • Installed all required piping, fittings, valves, pipe insulation, and controls
  • Installed all gas piping and venting and fuel oil piping
  • Provided 3-ft x 120-ft dual wall Metalbestos exhaust stack and necessary breeching
  • Installed all louvers and dampers for combustion air and boiler room ventilations
  • Relocated roof drain line
  • Installed floor drains in the boiler room

Location: Lawrence, MA
Delivery Method: Design-Build
Architect: Mechanical Construction Services


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JM Coull, Inc.
20 Powder Mill Road
Maynard, MA 01754

Phone: (978) 461-0330 | (978) 461-0275

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