QEC is a member of a design-build team and is responsible for the design of the M/E/P/FP systems for the complete rehabilitation of this 1930’s era dormitory. The project has very specific goals for sustainability including reducing energy consumption to a EUI less than 30 (on a site basis), reducing CO2 emissions and utilizing sustainable products in the renovation work. The team is pursuing LEED Gold and Living Building Challenge (LBC) status. The mechanical system includes ground source couple heat pumps for heating, cooling and domestic hot water.
Project construction to be complete in Summer of 2020.