Celestica Inc. Central Utility Plant

Toronto, Ontario

Complex Size:  Over 1 million square foot complex

Central Utility Plant: Approximately 25,000 square feet

ACML Services Commenced: 1996 and ongoing

Description:

ACML has been providing services to the Central Utility Plant at 844 Don Mills Road since September 1993 when it was originally owned by IBM Canada. It is a TSSA Registered 1st Class (Steam) Power Plant that requires 24/7 on-site staffing.  ACML staff the facility with a 1st Class Chief Operating Engineer and 2nd Class Operating Engineers who work shifts to meet the 24/7 requirement.  There are two independent hydro feeds that supply electricity to the facility.  The Central Utility Plant supports Celestica’s electronics manufacturing facility by supplying the following essential services:

  • Chilled water for air conditioning systems and environmental testing chambers.
  • Steam for heating, humidification, cafeteria operations and environmental testing chambers.
  • Deionized water for use on the production line
  • Compressed air for use on the production line
  • Emergency power
  • Electrical distribution

The plant is equipped with the following primary equipment:

  • 3 steam boilers with a total capacity of 80,000 lbs/hr of steam @ 80 psi
  • 3 centrifugal chillers with a total capacity of 4,000 tons of refrigeration
  • Ice storage system with total capacity of 2,000 tons of refrigeration
  • Air compressor plant utilizing frictionless bearing technology with a 4,900 cfm capacity
  • Reverse Osmosis System with a capacity to produce 200 gpm of deionized water
  • 2 Diesel Generators with a total capacity of 800Kw

Scope of Services Provided:

  • Site staff (24/7) and services
  • Operations and maintenance of plant equipment
  • CMMS implementation
  • Building life safety system operation and maintenance