Case Studies

Case Studies March 27, 2018

Case study: HVAC and lighting control integration

Energy efficiency was a key driver when designing the fit-out of a company’s North American headquarters.

By Paul Kondrat, PE, LEED AP BD+C; CannonDesign, Boston
Case Studies March 23, 2018

Case study: OR air handling upgraded

A hospital’s operating room air handling units (AHUs) were updated to meet new requirements.

By Garold Hamilton, PE, LEED AP BD+C, CxA, SASHE; WSP, Arlington, Va.
Case Studies March 20, 2018

Case study: A tale of two towers

Different air handling unit (AHU) designs meet different building criteria.

By Matt Chandler, PE, LEED AP BD+C, BEAP; IMEG Corp., St. Louis
Case Studies March 14, 2018

Case study: Planning electrical rooms with the future in mind

New construction and renovations at Froedtert Hospital required careful consideration of the electrical equipment rooms.

By Scott Kesler, PE, LEED AP; CannonDesign, Chicago
Case Studies January 22, 2018

Case study: Hospital achieves HVAC energy compliance

ASHRAE 90.1, Appendix G, allowed a path for energy compliance for the Great River Medical Center.

By Jeff Boldt, IMEG Corp.; Michael Rosenberg, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Case Studies January 10, 2018

Case study: Centralizing campus emergency power

Duke University studied emergency power aesthetics, noise, emissions, and maintenance costs. The result—a central generator plant.

By Mark Demana, PE, RMF Engineering, Raleigh, N.C.
Case Studies January 2, 2018

Case study: Graton Casino and Resort

Backup power design for a high-performance building is required, and offers many benefits.

By Michael Villalba, FEA Consulting Engineers
Case Studies December 7, 2017

Case study: Hospital central utility plant

A hospital needed a replacement central utility plant that complied with current codes.

By Richard Vedvik, PE, IMEG Corp.
Case Studies December 7, 2017

Case study: Hospital generator upgrade

A hospital needed to upgrade emergency power equipment with a new generator while maintaining some current equipment.

By Richard Vedvik, PE, IMEG Corp.
Case Studies December 6, 2017

Case study: Generator replacement

A hospital needed to increase its emergency generator capacity to 4 MW and provide for future expansion while using the existing generator building.

By Richard Vedvik, PE, IMEG Corp.