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UCSD North Campus Housing

San Diego, CA

Client:

UC San Diego

Architect:

Carrier Johnson

Contract Value:

$7,721,556

Year Completed:

2011

Sector:

Educational Facilities

UCSD North Campus Housing

San Diego, CA

About:

This Design-Build student housing project consisted of 5 buildings, 750 beds also a bistro & market to support the students.

The total site consists of 35 acres of land. Bldg. 1 is 13-stories—142,881 sq.ft., Bldg. 2 is 5-stories, 17,807 sq.ft., Bldg. 3 has 5- stories, 18,835 sq.ft., Bldg. 4 is 5-stories, 29,839 sq.ft., Bldg. 5 has 5-stories, 14,949 sq.ft., Bldg. 6 is a 2 story, 9,249 sq.ft., Bldg. 7 is 1-story, 4,270 sq.ft. Buildings 1-5 are Student Apartments, Building 6, common areas, Building 7 an auditorium.

Owner—UC Regents
Contact—Mark Nelson—858.534.1978
Original Contract Amount—$6,799,000
Final Contract Amount—$7,721,556
Completion Date— 4/30/2011

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UCI Stem Cell Research

Irvine, CA

Client:

University of California, Irvine

Architect:

DES Architects Mechanical

Contract Value:

$7,500,000

Year Completed:

2010

Sector:

Educational Facilities

UCI Stem Cell Research

Irvine, CA

About:

This Design Build project for the University of California, Irvine is certified LEED Platinum.

The new 100,000 sq. ft structure, is 4-stories high and includes a basement. Cast in place concrete was used to construct the research laboratory building with a steel frame mechanical penthouse. The facility includes a vivarium, environmental rooms, high technology library and lecture hall.

A.O. Reed provided all the HVAC and plumbing construction services including site chilled water, high temperature supply and return piping, site gas and air piping, motor, variable speed drives, all insulation for piping, equipment and ductwork. In addition, Reed installed HVAC ductwork, fume hood ductwork, laboratory gas distribution, laboratory plumbing, acid waste systems, sanitary waste & vents, domestic and industrial water, hydronic piping, hydronic specialties, steam and condensate piping, water treatment, reheat coils, heat exchangers, air handling units, exhaust fans and fume hood exhaust fans.

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Southwestern College Central Utility Plant

San Diego, CA

Client:

Southwestern College

Architect:

Gensler

Contract Value:

$9,242,000

Year Completed:

2012

Sector:

Educational Facilities

Southwestern College Central Utility Plant

San Diego, CA

About:

A.O. Reed & Co. acted as the primary contractor for this project.

Work included the installation over 14,000 linear feet of chilled and heating hot water underground piping. Direct buried preinsulated piping sized up to 24” round was utilized. The construction work was performed with the campus remaining in operation and extended through the main campus entrances. This installation required over 25,000 yards of excavation and the reinstallation of the main campus loop traffic roadway. These piping loops connected services from the new Central Chiller Plant (also installed by A.O. Reed) to the various campus buildings,

UC Irvine Social & Behavioral Sciences
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UC Irvine Social & Behavioral Sciences

Irvine, CA

Client:

UC Irvine Social & Behavioral Sciences

Sector:

Educational Facilities

UC Irvine Social & Behavioral Sciences

Irvine, CA

About:

Design Build – This building is a 5-story 113,411 sq ft   social teaching and study lab. There are 2 Roof top air handlers with return air, one at 56,000cfm and the other at 80,000 cfm. There are approximately 11 exhaust fans ranging from 350 cfm to 2,300 cfm, over 100 VAV air terminals and 10 CRAC units, Blower coils and fan coils. There are 2 building circ pumps for the hydronic side one each for the HHW and Chilled water system. The return air is accomplished through a ceiling return plenum. The plumbing system has a submersible sump pump system for the below street level and the rest of the building is gravity to the street sewer. Standard electric water heater and re-circ domestic hot water system. Building controls are done by Siemens Building Technologies. All controls are Digital control.

UC Irvine Rowland Hall
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UC Irvine Rowland Hall

Irvine, CA

Client:

UC Irvine Rowland Hall

Sector:

Educational Facilities

UC Irvine Rowland Hall

Irvine, CA

About:

This 5-story project included 49,000 sq. ft. of a new building addition, which adjoined an existing 6-story, 183,000 sq. ft. building. The existing building was retrofit with new HVAC laboratory fume hood exhaust systems. A.O. Reed utilized the Design-Assist method on this project.

UCSD Bio Engineering
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UCSD Bio Engineering

San Diego, CA

Client:

UCSD Bio Engineering

Sector:

Educational Facilities

UCSD Bio Engineering

San Diego, CA

About:

A.O. Reed’s portion of this new 100,000 sq.ft. research laboratory building included HVAC, fume hood exhaust and process lab piping.

UCI Natural Sciences I
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UCI Natural Sciences I

Irvine, CA

Client:

UCI Natural Sciences I

Sector:

Educational Facilities

UCI Natural Sciences I

Irvine, CA

About:

This was a new 136,380 SF building with wet laboratories and lab support space, Bio/Bio-Eng Dept, Chem Dept., Labs, High Energy Physics Lab, Admin & Faculty offices and conference rooms.

 

San Diego Museum of Art
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San Diego Museum of Art

San Diego, CA

Client:

San Diego Museum of Art

Sector:

Educational Facilities

San Diego Museum of Art

San Diego, CA

About:

The energy modification project at the San Diego Museum of Art in Balboa Park created over $100,000 in annual electrical savings and paid for itself in 5.3 months. A.O. Reed & Co.’s close working relationship with the Building Superintendent afforded us a clear understanding of the unique demands of the gallery space. This helped us to identify existing inefficiencies and apply new technology to advance the performance of the HVAC systems. Continuous measuring, tracking and trending is leading us to even greater energy conservation than expected

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UCI Natural Sciences II

Irvine, CA

Client:

University of California, Irvine

Sector:

Educational Facilities

UCI Natural Sciences II

Irvine, CA

About:

This was a new, 4-story, 120,000 SF, biology and chemistry laboratories that was a Design/Build project. The building included fume hood exhaust, lab piping systems and HVAC.