Sentara Princess Anne – Virginia Beach, VA
Primary Underground Power – Generator Backup – Lighting
Blackwater Electric installed the electrical construction of the new Sentara Princess Anne Hospital with Whiting & Turner. This 250-bed facility features state of the art operation capabilities, as well as new birth and general patient care rooms. The project entailed primary underground, Generator back-up, emergency, and interior lighting and power, along with the electrical for a four story parking garage.
NH-95 Navy Joint Command Center
Fiber Optic & Network Cabling
This project included the construction of a two story, 42,000 SF addition, and a 50,500 SF renovation to the High Security Joint Deployment Center/Fleet Forces Command Center in Building NH-95. The building contains over six (6) miles of data and fiber optic cabling, in addition to 115,000 LF of raceway. The NH-95 building is used as an operations and controls center by the United States government, with connectivity capabilities for global control providing information and access to deployed troops. The building serves as a network operations center for sublet/sub forces U.S. Fleet.
WCADS Wallops Island (NOAA) Electrical Upgrades
Back-Up Power Infrastructure
Under the guidance of Mid-Eastern Builders, Blackwater Electric partnered to install the new battery back-up power infrastructure for the weather radar system. This system acquires, maintains, and distributes a continuous flow of meteorological satellite data throughout the United States.
P-473 SEAL Team Operations Facility Project
Primary Underground Power – Lighting – Interior Power
Blackwater Electric provided the electrical services for the new construction of an 83,000 SF, two story government facility, along with a 20,000 SF renovation of an existing structure. Work included primary underground, lighting and interior power. Phone /data installation included over 450 drops, along with fiber .
Power Infrastructure – Lighting
This project involved the construction of eleven (11) different rail stations located along the Light Rail route from the Eastern Virginia Medical Center to Newtown Road, in Norfolk, Virginia. Work included power infrastructure, installation of light poles, fixtures and site signs.
Camp Lejeune – Base Entry Telecommunication Project
Underground Communications Infrastructure
This project relocates the base’s existing direct buried telecommunication infrastructure to allow for a new major road way to enter the Jacksonville, North Carolina base. Blackwater Electric provided a new underground telecommunications infrastructure to include 19 communication vaults and an 8-way 5” conduit pathway for the base telecommunications cable plant. The Blackwater Electric team provided and installed copper cables from 1200 to 100 pair count size and fiber optic cables from 96 to 24 strand counts, in addition to conducting splicing and testing procedures on all cables installed in the project.
Sentara Leigh Hospital – Norfolk, VA
Security & Controls Project
Blackwater Electric installed a new building automation system under Siemens Industry for Sentara Leigh Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia. This project included control wiring of AHU’s, chillers, VAV boxes and other types of Mechanical equipment.