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Central Heating and Cooling Plant II

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About CHACP II

  • History
    • Year Built: 1974
  • Chilled Water Capacity
    • 9,000 tons
    • Includes Three Steam Turbine-Powered Centrifugal Chillers
  • Steam Capacity
    • 160,000 Pounds/Hour
    • Includes Two 400 Pounds/Square Inch, 700-Degree Natural Gas-Fired Boilers
    • Also Able to Operate on Diesel as an Emergency Back-Up
  • Includes
    • 0.75 Miles of Utility Tunnels
    • 1.5 Million Gallons of Circulation Water
    • Two Emergency Generators Capable of Supplying 4000 Kilowatts of Electricity to University Medical Center, the Health Sciences Center and Operate Plant Equipment
    • Two Water Wells for Cooling Tower Makeup
  • Budget
    • Annual Operations and Maintenance Budget: $788,720
    • Annual Capital Improvement Plan Budget: $650,000
    • Total Annual Operating Budget: $5,286,011
  • Serves 1,801,709 Square Feet
Contact Information

Dale Townsley, Director for Utilities

CHACP II
3712 10th Street
Lubbock, TX 79409

Hours of Operation
  • Office Hours Monday - Friday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Plant Operators on Duty 24/7
Staff Information