6330 Newtown Rd. Ste 400 Norfolk, VA 23502 phone: 757-461-6757 fax: 757-461-8516

Addition to the School of Engineering


Description and Features

This project involved construction of a new classroom and laboratory building for the Engineering Department. The work included new construction of infill building between Kaufman and Duckworth Halls with renovation work in both buildings. The scope of work included plumbing, fire protection, mechanical and electrical systems. Plumbing provided gas service, compressed air, hot and cold water piping, fixtures and WV. Fire protection included wet pipe sprinkler system. Mechanical system provided air-conditioning and heating based upon Energy Study recommendations, and interconnected the three buildings. A centrifugal chiller and cooling tower furnishes cooling, and heating is provided by two fire-tube, hot water boilers. Airside systems used variable air volume (VAV) with fan-powered terminal units, and perimeter baseboard radiation. Temperature controls were pneumatic. Electrical design included site distribution and lighting, power, emergency power, lighting, lecture hall lighting and sound systems, computer/data conduit system, grounding system, telephone system, security, and fire alarm system. Project involved phasing of work, using the existing facilities during construction.

Project Facts

Location: Norfolk, Virginia

Owner: Old Dominion University

Type: New Construction

Gross Area: 35,400 sq. ft.

Floor Levels: 3

Owner's Budget: $3,385,000

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