enginnering project

This project is an addition to the existing Rockwell Hall to support the Minor in Business degree program. The facility will be located on the west side of Rockwell, with a second level enclosed bridge to provide internal circulation between the facilities. This 2-story building will contain high tech classrooms, student team rooms for collaborative learning, conference/meeting rooms and allow for future growth of computer labs.

  • Addition will include classrooms, group studies, community lounges and office space
  • New 63,000 cfm variable-air-volume (VAV) air handling system
  • Low-flow plumbing fixtures including ultra-low-flow urinals for water conservation
  • Wet-pipe fire sprinkler system throughout building
  • Demand controlled ventilation for reduced energy consumption
  • Electrical system infrastructure to support smart classrooms, equipped with power and data connections at student desks
  • Fire alarm
  • New electrical systems for building addition
  • Integration of A / V functions with IT and lighting control
  • Design provides power and data inputs for LCD directory and scheduling panels
  • Conduit and Raceway for security access control and CCTV surveillance
  • Lighting and lighting controls
  • Installation of direct digital controls (DDC), communicating with campus automation system
  • New addition will utilize campus steam and chilled water distribution for heating and cooling


Area:54,600 GSF
Leed Certification:Gold