Mesa College Math and Science Building,
LOS ANGELES, CA
The San Diego Community College District needed a design-build mechanical and plumbing contractor for their new 197,738-square-foot Mesa Math and Science Building.
This project utilized an Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) approach guided by the principles of trust, effective collaboration, open information sharing, and value-based decision making. To that end, UMEC put into place processes to deliver the project on time and on budget.
The HVAC scope for this project included five AHUs delivering a total of 217,500 CFM; nine exhaust fans; 160 VAV boxes for offices and classrooms; 68 fume hoods; and 163 Phoenix supply/exhaust boxes for the labs. The plumbing scope included: domestic and industrial hot water and cold water; DI water; lab air; vacuum; natural gas; CO2; N2; and lab waste.
The San Diego Community College District (SDCCD) is a public community college in the city of San Diego, California. The district is one of the five community college districts in San Diego County; part of the greater California Community College system. Under the California Master Plan for Higher Education, the California Community College system is a part of the state's three-tier public higher education system, which also includes the University of California system and California State University system.