We offer a wide range of project services

Our team has the expertise and experience to provide proof of concept development, feasibility studies, cost estimates and constructability analysis. In addition we are staffed with a full complement of engineers and designers in the traditional fields shown below. APS is able to offer complete in-house technical services to assist our customers and exceed their expectations.

Process Chemical & Renewable Energy

APS provides process engineering and process design for multi-discipline projects. Whether you are planning a completely new process, or contemplating an expansion or upgrade of your existing facilities, APS can effectively serve your needs. Our staff of chemical engineers and process designers is supported by a complement of disciplines including mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, structural, piping, and controls. Our dedicated team is experienced in the entire life cycle of process engineering – from feasibility, though process development, process design, process optimization and continuing through construction, start-up and operator training.

  • Process Development
  • Process Modeling
  • Mass & Energy Balance
  • Process Modifications
  • Detailed Design Drawings
  • HAZOP Certifications
  • Operation & Maintenance Plans
  • Start Up & Commissioning
  • Operator Training
  • Process Optimization

Civil – Structural – Architectural

APS provides civil, structural and architectural design in support of its projects. Our planning and infrastructure designs are tailored to our clients and their project needs. The APS architectural and structural group provides the design and analysis of new structures, foundation systems, and the renovation of existing structures. In addition, we evaluate existing structures, including analysis of structural failures. The group works collaboratively with the other disciplines to meet project expectations with sound, creative and cost effective structural designs. The group provides the following services in support of APS projects:


  • Infrastructure Planning & Design
  • Transportation Planning
  • Storm Drainage Systems
  • Water & Wastewater Treatment
  • Water Distribution Systems
  • Industrial Waste Treatment
  • Structural Analysis & Design
  • Structural Integrity Studies
  • Steel Frame Analysis
  • Heavy Reinforced Concrete Foundations & Structures
  • Code Compliance Studies
  • Secondary Containment
  • Rail & Truck Loading Facilities

Electrical Power & Instrumentation

Almost every piece of equipment within a facility requires power to operate, making the electrical system one of the most critical building components. The APS electrical staff designs electrical systems uniquely suited to your particular facility's needs. Our broad experience includes new and renovated facilities and design work with US and international codes. All important aspects of a project’s electrical design, including power systems, lighting, controls and instrumentation can be provided by the APS team. Our electrical services include:


  • Power Generating Facilities
  • High & Medium Voltage Power Transmission Systems
  • Low Voltage Power Distribution Systems
  • Substation Design
  • Power Quality & Conditioning
  • Code Compliance Studies
  • Variable Frequency and DC Drives
  • Plant, Task & Area Lighting
  • Instrumentation Specifications
  • PLC / DCS Design & Programming
  • UPS and Standby Power Systems

Mechanical, Piping & HVAC

Fundamental to every building project are its unique mechanical systems including heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration. By designing these comprehensive systems for a variety of facility types, coupled with a focus on cost control and energy efficiency, APS has achieved an excellent reputation as a design leader. APS mechanical design services include:


  • Process Air Systems
  • Fuel Oil, Lubricant and Gas Systems
  • Boiler & Steam Systems
  • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Systems (HVAC)
  • Advanced Clean Room HVAC
  • High Purity Water Systems
  • Heat Exchangers
  • Industrial Exhaust Systems
  • Refrigeration & Cryogenic Systems
  • Material Handling and Conveyors
  • Bulk Handling and Packaging Systems
  • Pipe Stress Analysis
  • Pipe Support Design
  • Machine & Tool Design

Validation Services

APS specializes in providing Validation, Commissioning and Regulatory Compliance services for the Pharmaceutical and Life Science Industries. We provide complete cGMP validation and commissioning services, or experienced professionals to supplement our client’s internal validation and commissioning staff. The available APS validation services include:


  • Protocol Development
  • Process Validation
  • Equipment/Utility Validation
  • Validation Protocols
  • Standard Operation Procedures

Project Management

APS provides experienced, multi-disciplined project managers for all projects. This important point of contact is paramount to the success of any project. Our project managers have the skill, focus and discipline to ensure projects are not only completed on time and within budget, but fully achieve their intended goals. APS Project Managers perform the following services in support of the project:


  • Stakeholder Analysis
  • Project Plan Development
  • Execution & Change Management
  • Scope Definition, Verification & Control
  • Activity Sequencing / Scheduling
  • Resource Planning & Management
  • Budget & Cost Control
  • Quality Planning, Assurance & Management
  • Staff Acquisition & Development
  • Project Communications
  • Risk Assessment & Management
  • Dispute Management

Construction Management & Field Support

APS Construction Management services ensure a project's success by meeting expectations of quality, time and cost. By managing risks and controlling costs, our experienced construction managers focus on achieving the end result while monitoring the ongoing details. Our comprehensive management at every stage of the project includes pre-construction planning, complete construction oversight, and post-construction services. These include:


  • Contractor Scope & Bid Review
  • Field Supervision
  • Owner's Representation & Corporate Project Reporting
  • Subcontractor Negotiations
  • Payment Requests Review
  • Equipment & Material Testing
  • Value Engineering
  • Constructability Review
  • LEED Registration / Certification
  • Project Close-out
  • Document Control