Eastlake, Ohio

Eastlake Unit 5 Synchronous Condenser Conversion

Client / Owner

General Electric Co. / FirstEnergy

Architect / Engineer

Sargent and Lundy, LLC




Graycor Industrial

Project Scope

This project, performed under the GSL joint venture partnership (between Graycor Industrial Constructors and Sargent & Lundy), involved balance-of-plant work to support the coal-fired power plant’s existing synchronous condenser conversion work.

GSL’s work included modification and reinforcement of structural steel for variable-frequency drive loading, relocation of piping systems, installation of new systems to support new equipment, replacement of unit heaters, and electrical work to support new equipment.