Advantus has experience in design, energy analysis, project engineering, commissioning, industrial stormwater compliance, construction management and quality assurance. We provide services for the commercial, federal, institutional and industrial markets. We are pleased to have LEED Accredited Professionals on staff and to have our portfolio of work include numerous GREEN buildings. Whether partnering with other firms to manage environmental concerns, perform specialty investigations, or providing clients with project management and construction management, our number of repeat clients demonstrate our commitment to our customers.
Building Commissioning: Advantus is a Certified Commissioning Authority, CxA, as well as a member of the Building Commissioning Association, the Green Building Alliance, and the USGBC. Commissioning is a process that verifies the correct interaction and operation of building systems and components, while ensuring building systems perform as specified and intended. Advantus is also a Conservation Service Provider as designated by the State of Pennsylvania.
MEP Design: Advantus is proud to have a staff with over 40 years of design experience. Although our specialty is mechanical and HVAC design, we supplement our core staff as needed to provide complete MEP packages. We are proud to have worked for Pittsburgh Public Schools performing engineering design and construction management for the past eight years. Our team is also extremely proud to have been part of the engineering design team for the CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This building is the only NHL Hockey Arena to achieve LEED Gold Certification. Advantus was recently awarded its 2nd multi-year open ended design engineering contract with the Sports and Exhibition Authority’s David L Lawrence Convention Center.
Construction Quality Assurance and Coordination: Advantus was awarded a contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in 2014 to provide construction quality assurance, coordination services, and commissioning for the Goddard Space Flight Center located in Greenbelt, MD. Advantus’ staff of six full time quality assurance managers have decades of construction management and engineering experience.
Clean Water Act Compliance and Environmental Services: Advantus engineers have extensive experience with CWA compliance including industrial Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan / Preparedness, Prevention and Contingency Plan (SWPPP / PPC) development; National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) industrial and commercial permitting; wastewater pretreatment engineering studies and discharge permit applications, and regulatory negotiation. Advantus also has experience with Environmental Management Systems (EMS), remedial investigation and reporting, facility planning, and public outreach and education.
Current Government Contractor: Yes
Accepts Credit Cards: No
WOSB Certification: WBENC
Business Designation: WOSB/EDWOSB,Minority,Small Business,Small Disadvantaged Business
Agency: Department of the Air Force,Department of Energy,Department of Veterans Affairs,National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
WIPP Certificate Program: Completed
Owner's Name: Alicia Avick
DUNS Number: 363386694
CAGE Number: 8ACN3