With over 30 years of experience in the security industry, Brilliance Security Consulting’s Steven Bowcut brings a wide variety of security-related expertise to every project. Mr. Bowcut specializes in integrated electronic systems application and specification. He has been responsible for, or directly involved in, the following sampling of security projects.
Papago Buttes Commercial Office Complex – Site-wide Access Control and Surveillance Assessment
Primary consultant and project manager for a site-wide assessment of the security capabilities for a multi-building commercial office complex. This survey includes an evaluation of over 300 access control doors and 200 cameras. This design includes an upgraded access control system, digital camera platform, and license plate recognition software.
Gold Canyon United Methodist Church – Site-wide Security Assessment
As the Chair for the ASIS Houses of Worship (HOW) Committee, Mr. Bowcut regularly performs site-wide security assessments for very large religious complexes. This project included the assessment of over 200 doors for a multi-building complex.
Vital Bloom Manufacturing – Systems Design
Primary designer for this high-security manufacturing facility in Los Angeles which included access control for over 60 doors and nearly 100 cameras. As a ground-up systems design, every component of the new system was evaluated and compared against the sites regulatory security requirements as part of the design process. Deliverables were created and delivered in Revit.
City of Simi Valley – City-wide Surveillance System Design
Security Practice Lead and primary designer for a city-wide analysis of the city’s access control and security surveillance capabilities. The project included the design of a new integrated access control/digital video system that incorporated video from seven sites across the city. Services provided included analysis of existing capabilities, upgrade recommendations, vendor selection assistance, and complete construction documents for a new system.
Pierce College – New Campus-wide Surveillance System Design
Campus-wide security survey needs analysis and new system design. This project included the design of site-wide access control as well as 200 new cameras, a new VMS, and incorporation of 90 existing cameras into one comprehensive enterprise surveillance solution. The survey included a detailed examination of every opening in every building on the campus and the design of new fiber infrastructure to support the access control and HD camera video system.
West Basin Municipal Water District – Security Upgrade Project – Los Angeles, CA
Principal-in-Charge and Project Manager for the security engineering team for the complete renovation and expansion of the District’s security platform. Instrumental in the design and charged with accomplishing the project security objectives. Accountable for clear and timely communication of project needs, deadlines, and deliverables between the client (WBMWD), and the team of consultants, engineers, and designers. Responsible for determining and deploying the appropriate tools, knowledge, and techniques to regulate the work breakdown structure and critical path analysis.
University of Southern California – USC Village – Los Angeles, CA
This project is the largest educational construction project ever initiated in Southern California. Steven Bowcut served as Principal-in-Charge and Project Manager for the security engineering team; charged with accomplishing the project security objectives and for managing the elements of cost, time, scope, and quality. Additionally responsible for clear and timely communication of project needs, deadlines, and deliverables between the architect, end client (USC), and the team of consultants, engineers, and designers. Responsible for determining and deploying the appropriate tools, knowledge, and techniques to regulate the work breakdown structure and critical path analysis. This project included over 3000 access control doors.
REPRESENTATIVE EXAMPLES OF CLIENTS
Over the years, and in various responsible positions, Brilliance Security Consulting’s Steven Bowcut has been directly responsible for security and security systems deployment at the following representative example of clients. This list is intended to give an overview of the depth of client types we have successfully worked with.
● Southern Cal Edison ● Port of Long Beach ● John Wayne Airport
● Santa Clara Water District ● San Joaquin Rail ● West Basin Water
● Santa Cruz Metro ● Cumash Casino ● LAPD