Building Services

GNEC specializes in providing cost-effective electrical services designs. We have a broad range in our project portfolio, providing tried and tested sustainable and maintainable solutions.

We have experience in designing turnkey solutions using modern control systems to reduce energy consumption and maintenance. In a very dynamic industry, we keep our staff up-to-date with building design codes & standards utilizing the most advanced software available.

  • Interior and exterior Electrical Building services
    • Electric Car Charger stations
    • Expansion of existing I.T. and L.V. power infrastructure
    • Within Hazardous areas
      • Building services designs
      • Specification of equipment with electrical area classification Class I, Zone 2, Group IIA with a T code rating of T3C
    • Life safety, Fire alarm and P.A. systems
    • Power and ancillary services
    • Wi-Fi Access points
    • Lighting, Power and Grounding Plans including detailed installation details
  • General and Specialist Lighting design
    • LEDs (Solid State Lighting)
    • Parking lots
    • Large interior spaces (11,000 square foot interior farmers market)
    • Hot spots identification using color rendering
    • Minimization of energy consumption
      • Use of daylight sensors and motion detection while maintaining a safe environment for the end-user
    • Interior architectural
      • Utilization of high-end lighting design software and work closely with the client to bring their vision to “light”
  • Building/Parking Access Control and Security Systems
    • Work with integrators to design required power and communication infrastructure
      • Combination Power + Fibre cables
      • Power over Ethernet
      • Back-up Power
      • Wireless
    • Emergency Blue Light Phone communication units
    • Security cameras and monitoring
    • Power and network design

Featured Projects

Ocean View Mausoleum
Rogers Pass Snow Sheds
Keyera Rimbey Gas Compressor
Farmers Market Lighting
Car Charger & Parking Lot Lighting

Ocean View Mausoleum

Burnaby, BC

Ocean View Mausoleum

Electrical Engineering Consultant

Key Project Features
  • Specialty Crypt lighting
  • Indirect and Direct Interior lighting
  • Security and Access Control systems
  • Fire Alarm system
  • Site services
  • P.A. System

Rogers Pass Snow Sheds

Coquihalla Highway Mountain Pass, BC

Rogers Pass Snow Sheds

Electrical Engineering Consultant

Project Background

The British Columbia Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure retained Great Northern Engineering Consultants Inc. (GNEC) to conduct a review of the existing lighting systems for three snow sheds on Highway 1 east of Revelstoke. The three snow sheds were McDonald, Twin Slide and Lanark. GNEC reviewed three H.P.S. and LED alternatives to upgrade the existing light fixtures.

Keyera Rimbey Gas Compressor

Rimbey, AB

Keyera Rimbey Gas Compressor

Building Electrical Design

Key Project Features
  • Electrical design in Hazardous areas
  • Building Power & Lighting System Designs
  • 2 Fire Alarm systems
  • Emergency Lighting
  • Crane power supply
  • Panel schedules
  • SCADA system design
  • Shop drawings review

Farmers Market Lighting

Langley, BC

Farmers Market Lighting

Building Electrical Services, Specialist Lighting

Key Project Features
  • 11,000 sq ft interior farmers market
  • Life safety systems, fire alarm system design
  • CCTV / security / access control
  • Power and ancillary services, and P.A. systems design
  • Parking lot lighting design and impact study

Car Charger & Parking Lot Lighting

YVR International Airport

Car Charger & Parking Lot Lighting

Electrical Design Services

Key Project Features
  • Electric car charger stations
  • New complete LED lighting design
  • Wi-Fi access points
  • Hybrid Power over Ethernet Fibre Optic cable system
  • Interactive voice communication and 180 degree camera security system
  • Expansion of existing I.T. and L.V. power infrastructure
  • Access control system - PARCS