Dan Frasier

Dan Frasier Speaking at Fall, 2021 – NEBSA Symposium

Upgrading a BSL-2 Laboratory for BSL-3 Usage

Cornerstone is proud to be supporting the virtual NEBSA 2021 Fall Symposium, September 22, 2021 in Cambridge, MA as a presenter. Dan Frasier, PE, CCP will present on "Upgrading a BSL-2 Laboratory for BSL-3 Usage."

This presentation will address typical infrastructure requirements to upgrade a BSL-2 laboratory to be suitable for BSL-3 usage. Topics will include ventilation system features, BSL-3 room envelopes suitable for space decontamination and integration of facility-related SOPs. Cornerstone has been part of project teams for over 100 conversions of BSL-2 to BSL-3 laboratories.

Please email [email protected] for additional information.

Dan Frasier
Dan Cook

Dan Frasier, Dan Cook & Paul Jennette Speaking at Eagleson Institute

Verifying BSL3 Facility Performance (Postponed until September 15-16, 2022)

This two-day course focuses on the important considerations when commissioning and verifying the performance of ABSL-3 and BSL-3 laboratories. Participants spend one day in the classroom and a day in Eagleson’s training laboratory in hands-on workshops practicing the tests required to verify lab performance.


Safety Professionals, Facility Managers, HVAC Engineers, Facility Engineers, Controls Contractors, System Installers, Certifiers and Air Balancers.


  • Dan Frasier, PE, CCP, Principal/Director of Commissioning Services, Cornerstone Commissioning, Inc.
  • Paul Jennette, MS, PE RBP, CBSP, Director of Biocontainment Operations/Biosafety Engineer, Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Dan Cook, LEED AP, Manager – Critical Projects, Cornerstone Commissioning, Inc.
  • Ron Gingras, Biological Safety Cabinet Certification Specialist, Eagleson Institute


Tuition of $1195 must be paid in full to guarantee a space in the class. Tuition includes: course manual, lunch each day, an Eagleson Institute certificate and a special class reception and dinner with plenty of time to network with peers and instructors. More Information
Eagleson Institute More Information and Registration

Here We Grow Again

Welcome Alex Taylor - Commissioning Engineer

Alex Taylor Alex is a California native and attended the University of California at Davis where he earned his BS in Chemical Engineering. Alex brings more than a decade of experience in engineering, commissioning, biotech, pharmaceutical, medical device facilities and laboratory equipment. He is well versed in large scale decontamination, equipment, facility and process validation, high containment laboratory design and related standards and guidelines. His strengths include resource and service management, along with development and improvement of internal processes to deliver a consistently high-quality product. Clients appreciate Alex’s positive can-do attitude and his excellent project management and communication skills.  

Here We Grow Again

Welcome Jay Moore, EIT, BCxP, CEM - Senior Commissioning Engineer

Jay attended North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, earning his BS in Electrical Engineering. He later attended the University of Maryland where he received his Masters in Project Management. Jay has been commissioning since 2009, and his experience includes commissioning of MEP, renewable energy, and specialty systems for office buildings, mission critical facilities, data centers, healthcare facilities, higher education institutions, K-12 buildings, military facilities, corrections centers, and cGMP facilities and laboratories. Jay is known by his clients for his technical expertise, strong project management skills, problem solving skills, effective communication, and a zeal for results.      
Brian Van Houten

Up & Coming

Brian Van Houten Promoted to Senior Commissioning Specialist

Accolades to Brian Van Houten on his recent promotion to Senior Commissioning Specialist. Brian came to Cornerstone in January of 2019 and hit the road running. He takes excellent care of customers, knowing when and how to ask the right questions of contractors and owners. Brian is also an excellent role model to younger team members sharing his knowledge openly and has been a major contributor of helping the Midwest team grow and expand.