John F. Harkins
Mechanical Expert Witness

Phone: 484-461-3000
Cell: 610-955-6200
jfh@mechanicalexpertwitness.com

Services & Renovations Category

Bethlehem LUKENS Steel Company

Harkins has provided two full-time on-site technicians under maintenance agreement for 30 buildings. In addition, we have been involved in numerous renovation projects including ARC cooling tower overhaul; various air conditioning renovation and design/build projects; and maintenance contracts for compressed air systems. Other projects have included heating renovations in the Carpenter Shop and Fire Office; […]

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City of Philadelphia – Water Department

City of Philadelphia – Water Department is under a Boilers Inspection Service Contract for 19 locations. Owner had previously experienced inefficiencies and poor to no maintenance. We turned the situation around to the complete satisfaction of the Owner. Now, all systems are operating at maximum efficiency. Hurricane Floyd (1999) flooded the S.W. Plant. It was […]

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Free Library of Philadelphia

Harkins is under a Full Maintenance Contract for HVAC in the main branch and 52 branch locations. The Owner had previously experienced inefficiencies and poor to no maintenance. We turned that situation around to the complete satisfaction of the Owner, receiving many commendations from the various operations staff: “Best Service since I have been here […]

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Wachovia Building

Headquarters, Philadelphia. The new Owner, First Union, completely renovated the old 30 story Fidelity Bank Building in Center City Philadelphia. Complete demo and total retrofit of the majority of floors was accomplished in an accelerated schedule. This was coordinated with the move in requirements of management. Completion was entirely accomplished in 9 months!

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Wachovia Plaza Building

Wachovia: 5TH & Market Streets, Philadelphia. The New Owner, First Union Bank, completely renovated this 11 story building. Work included demo and retrofit of all floors of office space. Also installation of 22 Electronic IDF rooms on all floors requiring 22 chilled water AC systems. The work schedule was accelerated thru the use of two […]

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