MEP Engineering News

Engineering Design for Western Michigan University Project

Posted by Camille Thompson

Apr 13, 2018 3:30:00 PM

Project will Accommodate Space for Growing Aviation Career Field and will Meet Modern Energy Efficiency Goals

Peter Basso Associates is currently providing MEP design engineering services for the planned addition and renovation of the WMU Aviation Center. The $20-million project will include the complete renovation of and 67,000 sf addition to the College's Aviation Education Center, which was originally constructed in the 90’s and is therefore in need of renovation in order to meet the modern-day demands of energy efficiency. The facility is located on WMU’s W.K. Kellogg Airport campus in Battle Creek, Michigan. $15-million of the project’s funding will be provided by the State and $5-million by the University and private donors.

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Topics: Recent News, MEP Engineering, Consumers Energy, LEED, University, MEP, Aviation

Illuminart Looks at Changes to Lighting Controls

Posted by Darko Banfic, IES, LC

Sep 26, 2017 10:40:51 AM

Trend of Smart Controls to Continue, with Potential Higher Costs to Owners

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Topics: Recent News, Electrical Engineering, LEED, Architectural Lighting Design, Lighting Controls

WMU Western Heights Residence Halls Achieve LEED Gold For Green Design Features

Posted by Camille Thompson

Jun 12, 2017 5:54:24 PM

PBA Provided MEP Engineering and Architectural Lighting Design for First "Pod Style" Residence Halls in Michigan

Peter Basso Associates, Michigan’s largest MEP consulting-only organization, provided MEP engineering design and architectural lighting design services for the $48 million Western Michigan University's Western Heights housing complex in Kalamazoo, MI, that recently achieved LEED Gold by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).

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Topics: MEP, LEED, Green Design, Higher Ed, Housing, Architectural Lighting Design

FSU University Center Features Architectural Lighting Design and Innovative MEP Engineering Solutions

Posted by Camille Thompson

Mar 29, 2016 9:54:24 AM

MEP engineering and architectural lighting design for student center renovation

FSU was interested in significantly upgrading it’s existing student center into an iconic architectural showpiece that would serve as a gathering space for students by providing comfortable places to meet, relax, study and socialize.

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Topics: Lighting, Housing-Food, LEED, MEP, University, Higher Ed