ENERGY SAVING POTENTIAL FOR MILES
The library is the University’s premier student study center and houses Utah’s most highly insured archives. With 32 miles of shelving, it is an iconic resource for the entire state. Due to aging HVAC systems, the University undertook a controls upgrade project in order to address energy efficiency, to provide a comfortable environment for users, and to protect the library’s Special Collections. The library is comprised of offices, reading rooms, private study rooms, computer labs, a medical center, and a rare books collection vault.
READING INTO OCCUPANCY
Our commissioning process combines our company’s extensive energy efficiency expertise along with SkySpark® and BuildingFit™ analytics. We used analytics to commission 100% of the approximately 600 terminal units. This approach uncovered 200 issues, which the construction team was able to address, and led to the success of this project. A few of these issues included the following: