© James Cavanaugh

© James Cavanaugh

© James Cavanaugh

© James Cavanaugh

© James Cavanaugh

© James Cavanaugh

© James Cavanaugh

Canton State University College - Convocation Center

Project

This 142,000 SF Athletic and Convocation Center was designed to a LEED Silver Standard and provides SUNY Canton students with a first class facility for collegiate competition, intramural activities and indoor graduation.  The facility consists of a field house (3 indoor basketball courts), swimming pool, ice rink, weight rooms, team/locker facilities, fitness center and office suite.  With a strong north county link to the community the facility can also host local sports tournaments and state high school playoffs.

M/E Role

Complete M/E/P design for the facility including:

  • Day lighting control system with dimmable ballasts.
  • Ice Rink heat recovery systems.
  • Radiant floor system in locker/pool/team rooms.
  • Air to air heat recovery for locker rooms.
  • Pool energy recovery unit.
  • Complete fire protection system per NFPA-13 with fire pump.
  • Fire alarm, data/voice distribution, field house and ice rink sound system.

Challenges

Design of a highly integrated energy efficient system that could be phased as state budget dollars become available.

Location:
Canton, New York