Featured Projects

New York Power Authority


ASHRAE Level 1

Building Energy Audits

Yonkers, NY

New York Power Authority, Yonkers | ASHRAE Level 1 Building Energy Audits |
Yonkers, NY

GSA, IDIQ Term Contract

Commissioning Projects

Various Locations

GSA, IDIQ Term Contract | Commissioning Projects | Various Locations

Department of State

Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations

Building Automation System 

Jakarta, Indonesia

Department of State, Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations 
Leased Swing Space
| Building Automation System | Jakarta, Indonesia

Setty provided MEP and integrated controls design services to prepare drawings, specifications and Construction Administration services for the Department of State. Their Bureau of Overseas Building Operation (OBO) leases building space in foreign countries, which includes this 19 story building with two levels of parking garage. The U.S. Embassy in Jakarta will occupy several floors, which includes Compound Access Controls, guard booths, motorized gates and barriers, security systems and other security related infrastructures.

Scope of services included:

  • Review of the local code requirements and how it impacts the project.
  • Review of the availability of local materials, and whether or not it meets the U.S. standards.
  • Design of new digital addressable fire alarm system.
  • Incorporation of new independent Building Automation System (BAS) with Johnson Controls for communication to the existing building systems.
  • Design of control systems with communication gateway to existing system.
  • Integration of Fire Alarm System to the existing BAS and Schneider Electric Systems.

Dept of Employment Svcs HQ

MEP/FP Design + LEED

+ Daylight Harvesting + Green Roof

Washington, DC

Dept of Employment Svcs (DOES) HQ | MEP/FP Design + LEED + Daylight Harvesting 
+ Green Roof | Washington, DC

Setty completed the construction drawings for this five-story Department of Employment Services (DOES) Building The 229,000 sf office and retail project earned a LEED silver certification. The design called for a contemporary façade that curves with the street, underground parking, abundant natural lighting, bicycle storage, electric vehicle charging stations, and numerous other environmentally responsible elements.

* As part of the DC Government Centers' initiative that places a new civic building in blighted areas in need of economic development, the DOES project accommodates approximately 500 agency personnel.

Scope of services included:

  • Design of HVAC, Electrical, Plumbing and Fire Protection systems.
  • Review of O&M manuals, participation and assistance with operations training.
  • Incorporation of airside and waterside economizers.
  • Lighting controls with daylight harvesting.
  • CO2 sensors to modulate outside air quantities.
  • Construction management and project management consistent with PME standards.
  • 26,000 sf Green Roof.
  • Combination wet/dry/standpipe automatic sprinkler system with fire pump.
  • Standby emergency generator for life safety systems.

DC Housing Authority

Facility Condition Assessments IDIQ

Washington, DC

The District of Columbia Housing Authority | Facility Condition Assessments for
Various Housing Units | Washington, DC

Setty provided facility conditions assessment reports for seven buildings, under this IDIQ contract.

Electrical and Mechanical Assessments for Various Housing Units for:

  • Montana Terrace, Washington, DC
  • James Apartment, Washington, DC
  • Potomac Gardens, Washington, DC
  • Garfield Terrace, Washington, DC
  • Harvard Towers, Washington, DC
  • Greenleaf Gardens Senior Building, Washington, DC
  • Greenleaf Gardens Apartments, Washington, DC

Scope of services included:

  • MEP System Design for Lobbies, Kitchens, Mailrooms, Garages, Pool Rooms and Bathrooms.
  • Fire Alarm Systems
  • ADA Compliance

Federal Agency

MEP design + Network Operations Center + SCIF Areas  + IDF Rooms 

Undisclosed Location

Federal Agency | MEP design + Network Operations Center + SCIF Areas 
+ IDF Rooms | Undisclosed Location

Setty provided design for 156,000 sf of first generation tenant space covering six floors, including lighting, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, electrical power, communications, and security. We also provided MEP design services for the training rooms, reception areas, elevator lobbies, conference rooms, pantries, and break rooms.

Design of specialized space includes: 

  • 25,000 sf Data Center and Network Operations Center (NOC) with 5 MW UPS system and backup generators.
  • New design for 1500 ton of N+1 Chiller Plant and in-row rack cooling system.
  • New dry-pipe preaction fire suppression system.
  • SCIF areas throughout building.
  • Upgrade of building’s electrical service from 4000 amp, 480 v/ 3ph to 10,000 amps, 480 v/3 ph.
  • Multiple Intermediate Distribution Frame (IDF) rooms