BBL Construction Services

BBL Construction Services

Tribune Media - New Office Building


New 64,000 SF Data Center and Television Media Facility for satellite broadcast of on-line television guides to the major cable and satellite distribution networks.

M/E Role

The Tribune Media Project was a design/build method of construction delivery. M/E Engineering contracted directly with the Building Owner and Builder, with a lease back arrangement to Tribune Media. The primary function of the building is conversion of local and network television program information for satellite transmission of program guides to the major cable and satellite television networks throughout the world. Features of the building included temperature and humidity controlled area for paper storage, electrical distribution and data cable infrastructure distribution for large areas of open office prefabricated work stations, three 400 kW generators for 150% standby emergency power (Tier II), energy efficient biax lamp fluorescent lighting with day lighting control and a preaction fire suppression system for the Data Center.

Queensbury, NY