Size: 92,000 SF
Construction Completed: Summer, 2016
Building Project Summary:
R.E. Dimond and Associates provided MEP design services for the renovation of Blumberg Hall, a residence hall located in the southeast corner of Sycamore Towers at Indiana State University. The renovated dorm will provide students with larger study areas, natural lighting, additional showers and restrooms, as well as improved vending areas and laundry facilities. R.E. Dimond utilized advanced building energy modeling to assist in the design of an energy efficient heating, ventilation and air conditioning system that utilizes the campus chilled water and steam systems. An energy recovery wheel, DDC temperature control system, variable speed temperature controlled room fan coils, utility metering, and stairwell pressurization system were also incorporated into the design. Electrical work included an emergency generator, power wiring to all devices, data systems, lighting, fire alarm and voice evacuation systems. Plumbing included a sprinkler system, high and low domestic hot water heaters, waste, vent, and storm sewers.