Location: Lancaster, CA, 230 MW on 2,100 acres
Michael Baker International provided final engineering for the move-on, construction water and operations and maintenance (O&M) building plans for this large photovoltaic solar facility (230 megawatts, approximately 2,100 acres). The plans were used to permit and bid the construction of a temporary construction trailer compound and a permanent O&M building for the facility. As the construction of the site got underway, there were a number of items First Solar requested Michael Baker to provide for other parts of the facility and offsite improvements, which are included in the list of services below. AVSR1 was one of the first PV power plants to be granted construction permits in Los Angeles County.