Sain Engineering Associates, Inc. (SEA) is an energy consulting firm with over twenty-five years of energy management experience.
Sain Engineering is an SBA certified engineering firm with over 25 years of energy management experience. We provide licensed and certified energy professionals with the expertise to identify the most cost effective methods to improve functional operations and reduce energy consumption, thereby increasing energy savings and return on investment.Learn More
We serve clients in transportation, healthcare, manufacturing, education and the Department of Defense.
SEA has a proven track record of providing the highest quality service consistently achieving more than a 3:1 Savings to Investment Ratio (SIR).
SEA has developed a network of world-class experts in virtually each and every known aspect of energy efficiency.
Sustainability Planning and Strategies for Energy
SEA can assist owners/managers respond to issues due to rising energy prices, aging assets and infrastructure, and limited funding. Developing and implementing pro-efficiency programs is a crucial step in reducing energy usage.
SEA brings a proven track record of performing facility energy assessments all over the world, auditing more than 190 million sq. ft. over the last four years and identifying millions of dollars for our clients in savings.
Building Commissioning Services
SEA’s commissioning process ensures proper performance as an integral component of a facility’s life cycle. Our strong commissioning expertise is founded on unique skills and experience in system design, troubleshooting and building forensics, as well as ongoing facility operations and maintenance.
Energy Information Systems
SEA can provide a full range of energy information management solutions that allows building owners to integrate energy into their strategic business plan. Through monitoring load profiles and demand, appropriate cost allocation can occur.
Resource Efficiency Management (REM)
SEA has provided energy management services for over 25 years to the federal government and private sector. Our experience has allowed us to be recognized as subject matter experts in the areas of energy efficiency, sustainability, training and strategic planning.
SEA can provide guidance in achieving efficiency certifications such as LEED®, EnergyStar® and Green Globes®.
Alternative and Renewable Energy
SEA can assist clients on selecting the best option for use of alternative/renewable energy sources, including converting to use of different sources of energy, alternative off-site storage and management, alternative and stand-by fuel pricing.
SEA has successfully demonstrated how to provide comprehensive energy engineering services helping clients find ways to meet energy reduction goals and reduce utility costs.
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Sain Engineering Associates, Inc. (SEA) has become the first recipient of a two-year energy consulting services agreement from a new program created by the Alabama Post-Secondary Schools System. The program provides schools within the system a contract vehicle to implement energy efficient strategies and to reallocate funds to student resources. This program will play a…
At first, bringing a business plan to life can seem like an overwhelming process; especially a plan that includes changing the way a company uses energy. This is one of the reasons many executives abandon the idea of an energy efficiency plan. The daunting question of “Where do we even start?” can be enough to scare executives…
SEA climbed 10 places to place 7th in the Birmingham Business Journal’s annual ranking of Birmingham top engineering firms. In the last year, SEA has continued to see growth in its commissioning services as more business adopt commissioning as a cost saving measure. Recently, SEA secured a two-year open ended agreement with Calhoun Community College to provide…