The Plains Talk Newsletter is a quarterly publication of West Plains Engineering highlighting our projects, challenges and solutions.
WHAT is Arc Flash? Simply put, an arc flash is a phenomenon where a flashover of electric current leaves its intended path and travels through the air from one conductor to another, or to ground. The results are often violent and when a human is in close proximity to the arc flash, serious injury and [...] Click here for more
The Community Health Center of Central Wyoming (CHCCW) is enjoying it’s new state of the art facility. CHCCW is a non-profit health care organization whose purpose is to put in place an affordable patient care program addressing community needs. It is a seven day walk-in clinic program that offers family medicine, behavioral health care, dental care, senior [...] Click here for more
WPE wishes to announce that Darlene Weber, of the Sioux Falls office, has completed the Certified Lighting Efficiency Professional (CLEP) certification. She is just the second person in South Dakota to achieve this certification and one of 363 recipients in the country. The Association of Energy Engineers is a membership of 16,000 professionals in 89 [...] Click here for more
West Plains Engineering just completed electrical design services for the new Casper College Music Building in Casper, Wyoming. Construction will begin very soon, and the entire design team – including MOA Architecture from Denver and HMS Architects from New Orleans, as well as Theatre Consultants Collaborative from Chapel Hill, North Carolina – is excited to [...] Click here for more
Work was recently completed on the small animal clinic at Iowa State University. The project was a lot of fun, and turned out great. West Plains Engineering specilizes in the design of Animal Health and Housing Facilities. The small animal clinic project was summarized in the Ames Tribune, see the article below. The Ames Tribune- [...] Click here for more