Johnson Controls Global Engineering Center

Shrewsbury, PA
Owner Johnson Controls, Inc.
General Contractor McCarthy Building Companies, Inc.
Schedule Duration September 2015 – December 2017
Contract Value $20,300.000.00

Project Overview

Johnson Controls Global Engineering Center

Bell BCI Company, LLC is the mechanical contractor for this new testing and development laboratory for Johnson Controls, Inc. The testing and development laboratory is a 286,000 SF facility that will be utilized to test large commercial air conditioning equipment manufactured by Johnson Controls.


Bell’s scope includes complete plumbing and HVAC systems for this new building as well as all of the process piping that will be required to support the testing operations. Mechanical features for the project include:


  • 1000 HP Compressor Lineup
  • 3000 HP Compressor Lineup
  • 16 Pressure Vessels
  • 4 Gear Boxes
  • 6 T-Slot Bases
  • 9 Chillers
  • 3 HW Boilers
  • 1 CHW Tank (27,000 gal)
  • 28 AHUs
  • 63 Total Pumps
  • 100,000 ft. of piping: ½” – 24”