Owner: Santa Fe College
Project Size: 27,000 SF
Project Cost: $7,000,000
MEP Cost: $1,500,000
Completion: 2009
Delivery Method: A/E

This 27,000 sq.ft. facility includes vo-tech classrooms, meeting rooms, and construction laboratories to support the construction program at the college. The facility includes standard mixed air handling units with an extensive energy management system. The project includes a lighting control system used to control public spaces and private offices. The building also includes a solar hot water system, Photovoltaic systems and various refrigerant based AHU systems. The building was built with open ceilings, open mechanical rooms and transparent wall systems to support the use of the building itself as a teaching tool.

M&A was the mechanical, electrical, plumbing professional for the project. M&A designed an air-cooled chiller plant, condensing boilers, energy recovery systems, plumbing utilities, photovoltaic power systems, solar hot water system, lighting, fire sprinklers and a complete IT and A/V system.

M&A served as Commissioning Authority for the project ensuring the Owners Project Requirements had been achieved. The commissioning scope included air handling systems, hot water boiler systems, chilled water production equipment, photovoltaic systems, solar hot water, lighting control systems and overall building automation system functions. In addition, M&A provided a comprehensive final report documenting the Cx results and findings.

LEED Project Certification Pending