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LEED Gold

Grand Valley
State University
Mackinac Hall

Location:
Allendale, Michigan
Size:
82,500 SF
Description:
TowerPinkster designed mechanical and electrical systems for this classroom, lecture hall and faculty office addition based on controllability by an energy-efficient variable air-volume (VAV) system and outside air delivery methods. Heating and cooling systems utilized the steam and chilled water from the University’s central plant distribution system. Energy saving features of the building include a green roof, energy-efficient lighting, occupancy sensors, variable-flow pumping, DDC controls, and low-flow plumbing fixtures.
LEED Certification:
LEED Gold

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Location:
Allendale, Michigan
Size:
82,500 SF
Description:
TowerPinkster designed mechanical and electrical systems for this classroom, lecture hall and faculty office addition based on controllability by an energy-efficient variable air-volume (VAV) system and outside air delivery methods. Heating and cooling systems utilized the steam and chilled water from the University’s central plant distribution system. Energy saving features of the building include a green roof, energy-efficient lighting, occupancy sensors, variable-flow pumping, DDC controls, and low-flow plumbing fixtures.
LEED Certification:
LEED Gold

Download full project report