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Albion College
Science Complex

Location:
Albion, Michigan
Size:
167,000 SF
Description:
TowerPinkster provided engineering services for a new 55,000 SF Science Complex and the remodeling of three existing buildings on the Albion campus with MacLachlan Cornelius & Filoni Architects. Our engineers were able to design a heat recovery system that meets the labs’ outdoor air requirements, while cutting the building’s energy requirements nearly in half.

Innovative design elements include photovoltaic solar panels, a windmill, a rainwater recovery system used to irrigate the greenhouse, cork flooring, energy-efficient lighting and an acid-waste plumbing system.
LEED Certification:
LEED Silver

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Location:
Albion, Michigan
Size:
167,000 SF
Description:
TowerPinkster provided engineering services for a new 55,000 SF Science Complex and the remodeling of three existing buildings on the Albion campus with MacLachlan Cornelius & Filoni Architects. Our engineers were able to design a heat recovery system that meets the labs’ outdoor air requirements, while cutting the building’s energy requirements nearly in half.

Innovative design elements include photovoltaic solar panels, a windmill, a rainwater recovery system used to irrigate the greenhouse, cork flooring, energy-efficient lighting and an acid-waste plumbing system.
LEED Certification:
LEED Silver

Download full project report