Conversion of 2 Dormitory HVAC Systems from Two-Pipe to Four Pipe Systems

Conversion of 2 Dormitory HVAC Systems from Two-Pipe to Four Pipe Systems

SSM performed a detailed field survey of each building.  The existing fan coil units were located in extremely tight spaces above the ceiling.  Converting the system from a two-pipe system to a four-pipe system required detailed coordination with existing architecture and other utilities. 

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Building Conversion | Mansfield University

Foor and Associates Architects

Mansfield, PA

 Mansfield University

Mansfield University

Study and preliminary design for the conversion of a 2,400 square foot lecture hall into three separate functional spaces by the installation of moveable partitions. HVAC and electrical systems needed to be reconfigured to function as three individual zones. SSM performed a survey of existing HVAC and electrical systems, determined how to modify these system to support the new architectural layout for the space, and estimated the cost of construction for the renovations. SSM also evaluated the existing structure to determine if it could support the proposed moveable partitions.

Peer Review Facilities Engineering Design

Peer Review Facilities Engineering Design

Provided a peer review of the designed MEP systems to assure compliance with local codes for the 135,000 SF structure housing 39 research and teaching laboratories. The main feature of the facility is a nearly 40 foot high bio-filter wall, which is the first of its kind in an American university.

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