On February 25th, 2022 a ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the completion of the Willis Carrier Centrifugal Compressor Technology Laboratory. KFI Engineers was the mechanical and electrical engineer for the new test cell buildout. The scope included space layouts for testing and support equipment and design of supporting process cooling water system, process and comfort HVAC systems, medium and low voltage power distribution, and lighting systems.
The completion of this facility marks the beginning of a three-year collaboration between the University of Notre Dame Turbomachinery Laboratory and Carrier Global Corporation.
Read more about the collaboration here
Watch the ribbon-cutting ceremony here