NJ TRANSIT - DESIGN/BUILD COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS (CNG) FUELING FACILITY AND RETROFIT OF EXISTING HOWELL BUS FACILITY



Project Name: NJ Transit - Design/Build Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Fueling Facility and Retrofit of Existing Howell Bus Facility
Project Address: 1251 Route 9 North, Howell, NJ
Project Contract Amount: $7,547,000
Project Executive: Mark D. Hall
Project Manager:
Construction Manager:

Joseph Isdanavage
Conrad F. Hall, Jr.

Superintendent: William Burke
Owner's Name/Contact Person: NJ Transit Corporation - Michael Tomasetti, Construction Manager
Owner's Address: One Penn Plaza East, Newark,NJ 08876-1262
Owner's Phone Number: Phone: 609-548-0236
Designer's Name/Contact Person: Parsons Brinckerhoff - Pete Sweeney
Dawn Engineering, Inc. - Jozef Zurawski
Designer's Phone Number: Parsons Brinckerhoff Phone: 973-353-7636/Fax: 973-648-0888
Dawn Engineering, Inc. Phone: 732-739-8844/Fax: 732-739-8870
Description of Project:







  • Design/Build/Renovate existing 240,000 sq. ft. bus facility
  • 7,000 sq. ft. Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fueling facility addition
  • Retrofit existing 240,000 sq. ft. building to accommodate storage and maintenance of CNG buses
  • Retrofit to Class 1/Division 2, Group D code requirements
  • Installation of all new fueling and fluids distribution piping systems
  • New CNG equipment, piping, controls, dispensing system and de fueling system
  • New fluid management system for CNG buses
  • New bus vacuum system for CNG buses
  • New methane detection system throughout entire facilities; interlocked with all life safety and mechanical/electrical systems
  • New Emergency Generator System for new CNG equipment and life safety systems
  • Replacement of HVAC equipment with new explosion-proof equipment
  • Emergency shutdown capability and interlocking power systems
  • Reconfiguration/retrofitting of existing Maintenance Area, Service Lanes, and Bus Parking Bays
  • Extensive new site work, detention basin and fuel delivery area
  • Project completed on schedule
Date of Completion: April 2003