Mechanical Consulting

Mechanical engineering helps form the foundation of our building system technology practice. As mechanical engineer of record, we provide services of mechanical design including heating, ventilating, air conditioning (HVAC), exhaust, humification and dehumidification, space pressurization and process mechanical systems. We use building information modeling software to evaluate design alternatives as part of an integrated design process. We recognize that efficient mechanical design …

Electrical Consulting

Our electrical engineering services encompass all aspects of electrical design including medium voltage distribution, telecommunications outside plant, line voltage distribution and building electrical systems, lighting design and low voltage systems such as fire alarm, card access and security. Medium Voltage Distribution Our experience in medium voltage distribution for campus environments includes single source radial distribution, single and dual source loop …

Plumbing Systems Consulting

Our professional plumbing engineers provide services encompassing all aspects of plumbing systems design and construction administration including domestic water, irrigation water, storm water, fire suppression water, sanitary drainage (sewer), natural gas, propane and other fuel systems, as well as other special water, gas and waste systems.  Our designs address owner requirements, pollution/contamination and safety, accessibility, water/energy efficiency, sustainability, redundancy and …

Forensic Engineering / Expert Witness

The right expert can offer a powerful advantage during litigation. Our team of engineers, building scientists, and consultants have decades of experience with technologies in the HVAC, Plumbing, Fire Protection and Electrical fields. Our building systems experts provide the scientific clarification and big-picture perspective needed to help guide legal teams. We provide services for all phases of dispute resolution, from initial …

Professional Planning & Consulting

Third-party review provides for varied perspectives and reduced errors, omissions and project change orders. PCD Engineering provides project development assistance to customers who are considering undertaking a new construction, facility improvement, or energy conservation projects. We also work with engineering and design firms and energy service companies who desire third-party review. We provide the following project planning, development, and review …

LEED Consulting & Management

LEED certified buildings, an average, consume 25 percent less energy and 11 percent less water. Organizations and building stakeholders are realizing the financial, environmental and market benefits of adopting sustainable principles and practices. PCD Engineering provides the following green consulting services: We provide expert LEED technical assistance to project teams to answer questions and streamline the LEED application and submittal process. …

Measurement & Verification

M&V provides the information for your building to operate at peak performance. To ensure the performance of our designs meet our predictions, we often complete performance evaluations which include a combination of monitored data, utility bill evaluation and spreadsheet calculations. Our capabilities range from simple one-time measurements of temperatures, flows, light levels or pollutant concentration, to long-term data collection and …

Acoustical Consulting

Avoid “conventional-but-expensive” solutions through our carefully scrutinized engineering solutions. Perhaps you are concerned about noise and vibration from mechanical systems such as fans, pumps, cooling compressors, steam, generators, turbines, or electrical equipment? We provide expert analysis and recommended solutions for these issues thorough use of modeling to mitigate sound from rooftop mechanical equipment, mechanical rooms, elevator and mechanical shafts and …

Building Energy Modeling

Whole Building Modeling for Code Compliance, Green Building Certification and Design Assistance PCD has developed thousands of building energy models which allow design teams and owners to make informed choices on building systems and envelopes. Clients such as the US Department of Energy, Mitsubishi, Xcel Energy and the State of Colorado have entrusted us with their energy modeling needs. PCD’s …

Sustainable Design

Over 90% of CEOs see sustainability as crucial to business success. PCD Engineering has implemented the principles of sustainable design since our inception. We work together with all design team members to create indoor spaces that are healthy, comfortable as well as energy and resource efficient. Our services related to sustainable design include: Please call us at 303-678-1108 or request …