Wind / Solar Engineering
Hawk's has experience in the design and operation of renewable energy systems, especially solar photovoltaics.
Our team has experience with over 480 MW of utility-scale plants with distribution and transmission interconnects, and has executed full solar and electrical design, and project management for community-scale solar design-build projects.
We can apply all our services to support your wind and solar installations, including:
Field management and engineering
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle inspections
Hawk's has experience in all aspects of project management, including:
Estimating and scheduling
Quality assurance and quality control
Communications and stakeholder management
Procurement, contract administration and vendor surveillance
Our clients trust us to execute projects without having to involve them in every detail.
Hawk's has the necessary experience and qualifications to get you a safe, effective power system. We can:
Plan and design your electrical system, including generation and distribution
Perform load flow and fault studies
Analyze protection coordination
Perform arc flash and shock hazard analysis
Prepare hazardous area classification drawings
Specify equipment and prepare contract scopes of work
Coordinate with electricians and other trades
Field Management and Engineering
Hawk's can support your project in the field, ensuring timely access to engineering right at the field level. We can:
Define equipment testing requirements
Support on-site testing
Witness contractor testing
Provide in-the-field technical support
Perform system turnover, pre-commissioning, and commissioning
Packaged Equipment Design
Hawk's has experience in performing design of equipment using sheet metal, structural steel, and machined components for packaged equipment. We can support your skid project with:
Bill of materials generation
Failure Modes, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA)
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Operations
Hawk's is an adopter of UAV technology to aid in planning, inspections, and other data collection. Hawk's personnel are trained in the operation of UAVs, including understanding the needs of Transport Canada (TC) and NAV Canada - keeping you free of the risk of fines.
We can support with
aerial photography / videography
aerial IR scanning
aerial mapping and 3D scans
Hawk's has a current Standing Special Flight Operations Certificate (SFOC) covering all of Western Canada (Pacific & Prairie / Northern TC regions).
Business and Process Development
With a history in Entrepreneurial venture, Quality Management, and ISO 9001 auditing, Hawk's can support analysis, documentation, and leaning of your company's business and processes. We can help with:
Business model analysis
System and conformance audits
Our team has supported clients in preparation of their business models, internal procedures and processes, including operations and safety procedures for plants.