What We Can Do
Boilers & Mechanical
Powerhouse services all of the process related equipment at your facility. We take pride in the fact that we are one of the true TURNKEY companies in the industry. From the construction of a new boiler plant, to the replacement of multiple boilers, to the retube of existing boilers or heat exchangers, Powerhouse is your single source.
Pipeline projects? No problem.
Cooling tower replacement with helicopter lifts in the middle of downtown L.A.? No problem.
Need an emergency retube on a firetube boiler? No problem.
Powerhouse's experience covers the entire spectrum of the mechanical industry.
Burners & Combustion
Powerhouse specializes in everything combustion related, large and small.
Whether it be an atmospheric oil heater burner or a forced draft burner on a hot water heater, Powerhouse combustion technicians can tune and repair it.
Have a duct heater on your Co-Gen System? What about an oil fired steam boiler for your vessels' engines? The answer- Powerhouse.
200,000 PPH steam boiler with multiple cell burners? How about a surface combustion premix burner? Powerhouse is factory trained and authorized by more manufacturers than any other single competitor.
We service and sell virtually any piece of equipment that has a flame.
Construction & Engineering
At Powerhouse, we pride ourselves in rapid scalability to handle all projects- large or small. As a general contractor with specialty licenses, we are able to manage and coordinate all of our services in-house and with the coordination of our affiliates and partners.
Foundation work, process piping, utilities, structural steel fabrication/erection, building modification, engineering, and permitting are just some of the areas in which Powerhouse applies our same visionary work standards and management skills to on a daily basis.
Our workforce consists of permanent hire skilled team members, rather than temporary labor outsourcing.
Our construction engineering partnerships include structural, civil, electrical, mechanical, and specialty process design.
Our combustion engineering partnerships give us the capability to perform cold flow modeling and thermal heat transfer analysis for highly customized applications.
Controls & Automation
The Powerhouse team is comprised of the next generation of process control specialists.
We can provide troubleshooting and repair services for your entire facility, whether it be a building management system for a high rise on Wilshire Blvd, or a power generation unit.
We specialize in process control automation, combustion controls, and PLCs. Powerhouse also performs electrical installation, from motor control centers to wireless I/O racks in tank farms.
Need a simple flame safeguard control?
We do that.
Need a new HMI touchscreen for your bottling line?
We do that.
Need your entire refinery integrated into a new DCS?
We do that.
On any given day, Powerhouse has a fleet of combustion technicians serving our customers around southern California.
All technicians carry AQMD certified combustion analyzers, capable of the lowest NOx measurements available, with immediate electronic file test and data logging reports capabilities.
All of our technicians are certified by numerous air quality control districts for emissions tune ups, periodic monitoring protocol, and various other emissions requirements.
Coordination of permitting, protocol formation, and compliance testing are part of our turnkey package.
In addition, we sell some of the most advanced and reliable emissions-reducing equipment on the market.
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Refractory & Insulation
Powerhouse has decades of combined refractory installation experience. We offer the finest products and installation methods in monolithics and castings, composite linings, ram set linings, and ceramic fiber linings. We perform on site demolition and installation of equipment floors, doors, chambers, furnaces, stacks, etc
In addition, Powerhouse can fabricate custom shapes and forms, in-house or on-site, with complete shutdown- start up- bake out services.
Powerhouse also installs custom hot/cold insulation for pipes, tanks, heat exchangers, and boilers. Pipeline insulation for hot water, steam, condensate, thermal fluid, and refrigerant lines.
Welding & Fabrication
Drawing upon decades of experience, Powerhouse-Combustion maintains an ASME compliant welding department.
We provide skilled welders for on-site or in-house fabrication.
Qualified procedures are in place for pressure piping, power piping, structural steel, and pressure vessels.
We maintain a library of methods for multiple alloys for every possible application.