An Overview of Matrix’s Power Plant Construction Capabilities

Matrix NAC is the direct-hire, union division of Matrix Service Company. We provide procurement, construction, maintenance and repair services to the power generation industry across North America.  

As a direct-hire contractor, we are committed to safety, integrity and longstanding union relationships. We leverage our large network of strategically located and specialized subcontractors to support the execution of discreet scopes of work to build better power generation facilities. We’ve served the power industry since 1986. This depth of experience has made us the contractor of choice for both private and public utilities. 

Our power plant construction capabilities are broad, but our commitment to quality is our singular focus. We specialize in the construction of facilities powered by fossil fuels, natural gas and renewable energy sources. Working with our sister subsidiaries, Matrix Service and Matrix PDM Engineering, we are able to offer fully integrated solutions for the lifespan of your facility.

Our pre-project planning services include:

  • Front End Engineering and Design (FEED)
  • Front End Loading (FEL)
  • Feasibility & Constructability Studies
  • Conceptual Design
  • Detailed Design
  • Civil, Electrical & Mechanical Engineering
  • Control System Automation
  • Procurement Services  

Our construction services include:

  • Complete facility construction
  • Civil site services 
  • Retrofits and modifications
  • Combustion and steam turbine installation 
  • Waste heat recovery system installation
  • Balance of Plant Mechanical
  • Balance of Plant Electrical 
  • Air-cooled condenser installation
  • Facility Commissioning


Why Matrix NAC?
More than 75 percent of our business comes from repeat clients. So why do clients in the power industry trust us time and time again with their most challenging projects? We believe it is because we deliver on our promise to complete a project on-time and on-budget. We have experience building gas-fired power plants with both aero-derivate and large frame gas power systems.  We know the individual systems, what they require and the best way to install them This experience is what sets us apart and saves our clients time and money.

Our expert workforce and our positive relationships with trade unions mean we are able to bring the best possible team to the job site. Matrix NAC is an active participant in many leading trade union associations, with team members often taking leadership roles in influential organizations such as The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC). These ongoing relationships strengthen our commitment to the industry and our workforce.

Additionally, our fabrication facilities help us build quality components with our own quality assurance practices and standards. We offer a full range of fabrication services at our Hammond, IN, facility. Relying on our own fabrication team gives us greater control over the production and delivery schedule. 

Finally, our commitment to our core values guides every step of the process as we build a power generation facility. Safety is paramount. Our Eliminate Accidents/ Zero Incidents is a safety program we take pride in. Integrity, quality and stewardship are three of our core values that shine through every project that we complete. 

Whether you are building a fossil fuel, natural gas or renewable energy fueled power plant, we have the expertise and resources to complete your next project.

Contact Matrix NAC to learn more.