Thermal Mechanical

CHA Canada provides the full scope of mechanical engineering design services for all phases of a project. We apply innovation and experience in everything we do, from the initial assessment of a client’s idea, concept, need or opportunity through the study and design phases to the final generation of electrical power, steam and chilled water.

Our thermal mechanical services:
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Conceptual Studies and Investigations
  • Technical Specifications Preparation
  • Detailed Design Integrating Major Equipment Design
  • Design Optimization for:
    • Performance
    • Cost
    • Reliability
    • Ease of Operation and Maintenance
    • Space
    • Access
  • Premitting, Licensing and Regulatory Requirement Support
  • Environmental Assessment Support
  • Contract Document Preparation
  • Construction, Testing and Commissioning Engineering Support
  • Design-Build Engineer
  • Owner's Engineer
  • Joint-Venture Engineer
  • Lender's Engineer
  • Due Diligence Reviews
Our mechanical systems and equipment experience:
  • Cogeneration and Power Plants
  • Gas and Steam Turbine Generators
  • Reciprocating Engine Generator Sets and Packages
  • Field-erected and Package Boilers, Firing Solid, Liquid and/or Gaseous Fuels
  • Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSGs) and Duct Burners
  • Emissions Control Equipment
  • Steam Condensers:
    • Surface Condensers with Once-through or Evaporation Cooling Water Systems
    • Direct and Indirect Air Cooled Condensers
    • Parallel Condensers
  • Absorption Chillers, Centrifugal Chillers and Cooling Towers
  • Pressure Reducing Valve Stations and Steam Turbine Bypass Stations
  • Deaerators, Feedwater Pumps and Systems
  • Makeup Water Treatment and Condensate Polishing Systems
  • Instrument and Service Air Systems
  • Fuel Gas Systems and Compressors
  • Light and Heavy Fuel Oil Systems
  • Wood and Coal Handling Systems
  • Ash Handling Systems
  • Feedwater Heaters, Economizers, Heat Exchangers, and Heat Recovery Equipment
  • Fire Protection Systems


Software that we use includes:

  • Thermoflow Suite
    • GT Pro/PEACE
    • Steam Pro
    • Thermoflex
  • Pipe 2000
  • Caesar II
  • AutoCAD
  • CADWorx
  • Navisworks