Featured Projects

District of Columbia Public Library

Palisades Branch Library 

MEP/FP Design Build

Washington, DC

District of Columbia Public Library, Palisades Branch Library | MEP/FP Design Build | Washington, DC

MEP/FP design-build services for the renovation of Palisades Neighborhood Branch Library that is approximately 20,000 sf. Palisades is among DCPL’s top 10 locations for overall circulation. 

Baltimore County Public Schools

Patterson-Claremont School

MEP/FP design

Baltimore, MD

Baltimore County Public Schools, Patterson-Claremont School | MEP/FP Design | Baltimore, MD

Our services include MEP/FP design services for Patterson-Claremont School (formerly Patterson High School). The total site area for Patterson High School, is approximately 36.7 acres which includes buildings, parking and athletic facilities. The Building structures includes: Main Academic Wing, Mechanical Room, Swimming Pool, Gymnasium, Auditorium, Ninth Grade Academy Wing and Administrative Wing.

Department of Veterans Affairs (DOVA)

Replace Primary Electrical Distribution Phase 1

Northport, NY

Department of Veterans Affairs (DOVA) | Replace Primary Electrical Distribution Phase 1 |
Northport, NY

The VA operates the nation's largest integrated health care system, with more than 1,700 hospitals, clinics, community living centers, domiciliaries, readjustment counseling centers, and other facilities.

Setty is honored to provide professional design services for the replacement of the primary electrical distribution equipment and conductors at the Northport VA Medical Center. This project also includes replacement of the substation serving the Campus. The Project will comply with VA adopted codes and standards including VA Directives, Design Manuals, Master Construction Specifications, Design Criteria and other Guidance.

NYS Office of General Services


Harriman Building 4 Renovation

Electrical Engineering

& Energy Modeling Services

Albany, NY

NYS Office of General Services (NYS OGS) Harriman Building 4 Renovation |
Electrical Engineering & Energy Modeling Services | Albany, NY

Setty’s services include Electrical Design Services for Building 4 at Harriman Campus. Harriman Building is a three story office building with a penthouse and approximately 165,000 sf. Since the building is filled with asbestos, everything will be demolished except the steel structure, floor slabs, roof, and major utility feeders which come through the foundation slab. The new use will feature an open-office environment. Setty is providing electrical engineering design services to install new switchgear, two new electrical panel rooms per floor, two new communications rooms per floor, and will distribute power and data under a new raised floor system.

Scope of Services Include:

  • Design of Electrical, Voice and Data (IT), Security and Fire Alarm design services for the building.
  • Design of emergency power distribution system, including emergency generator and related automatic transfer switches and power panels to support the life safety/code related loads, as well as loads for the critical systems.
  • Electrical design to include branch circuitry, as required to support building wide general and emergency lighting and wiring devices. Preparation of panel schedules and power risers. Design of lighting control system as required by the current energy code.
  • Preparation of the site lighting design.
  • Arc Flash and short circuit coordination study.
  • Code analysis and Electrical load calculations.
  • Field survey/site visit to check the existing site condition to verify the locations of the main incoming services.
  • Preparation of Electrical and Fire Alarm drawings with sufficient details to meet local permit and code requirements as well as the construction of the work.
  • Revit Design.

DC Dept. of General Services

Benning Park Community Center 

MEP/FP design-build

Washington, DC

DC DGS Benning Park Community Center | MEP/FP design-build | Washington, DC

Our services include MEP/FP design-build approach for modernization of Benning Park Community Center of approximately 24,000 sf. Renovation spaces include to multi-purpose, kitchen, computer lab, fitness area, dance studio, office area, reception area, lounge area, locker rooms, restrooms, boxing area, gymnasium and ADA accessibility upgrades. Pool and Pool house scope includes water services and replacement of all MEP/FP systems.

Washington Wizards Training Facility

MEP/FP design

Washington, DC

Washington Wizards Training Facility | MEP/FP Design | Washington, DC

The new state of the art Wizards basketball training facility shall not only be a practice facility but also be capable of hosting concerts and community events.  The 45,000 sf arena will be operational in 2018 at a cost of $65,000,000. The high tech practice facility will have advanced electronic player data storage, swimming pools, a kitchen and several training rooms for player rehabilitation and strengthening.

The practice facility is being designed by a Rossetti architects out of Detroit and Marshall Moya Design out of Washington DC. The project is located in the South East quadrant of Washington DC.

Setty is the Engineer of Record for the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection as well as managing the audio-visual/IT design effort and are proud to continue our service to the City of Washington DC and the NBA.

DC Dept. of General Services

Two Emergency Family Shelters 

MEP/FP Design Build

Washington, DC

DC Department of General Services, Two Emergency Family Shelters |
MEP/FP Design Build | Washington, DC

Our services include MEP/FP design-build approach for new multi-story buildings as an Emergency Family Shelter of approximately 25,000 – 40,000 sf to house 50+/- units. Each unit shall be 300-450 sf. This facility shall include dormitory style bathroom accommodations along with purposefully located family bathrooms with tubs, a kitchen and dining area and general community recreation space.

American University

Anderson Hall Renovation 

MEP/FP Design

Washington, DC

American University, Anderson Hall Renovation | MEP/FP Design | Washington, DC

Setty is providing MEP/FP design services for the planned renovation of Anderson Hall residence building located at the south side of the university campus. Anderson Hall was constructed in the year 1965. The structure consists of nine flooring sections in total, consisting of steel & masonry construction, with a gross square footage of 227,150. The facility consists of 403 residential rooms. The renovation includes the basement mechanical and penthouse mechanical space, the basement level administrative spaces and the terrace thru 6th floor building interior student residential spaces.

A total of 124,582 square feet is used as assignable space for the following:

  • Residential - 82,318
  • Building Support - 17,556
  • Office Areas - 8,656
  • Study - 7,309
  • Classroom - 6,412
  • Designated Unclassified – 2,331 

NYC Economic Development

Corporation (NYCEDC)

East New York Incubator Improvements

New York, NY

NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) |
East New York Incubator Improvements | New York, NY

Project Description:

The East New York Incubator (ENYI) is located in the East New York neighborhood of Brooklyn. The ENYI contains a one-story building that is used as an industrial space that currently has four tenants. Currently, the space is divided into (2) 5,000 sf tenant spaces and (2) 10,000 sf tenants’ spaces and 30,000 sf open parking area. Current tenant use includes manufacturing, packaging and import & export.

The principal client is NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), who is responsible for implementing and managing all of the contracts through LiRo as the Construction Manager for the Project. Setty has been contracted by LiRo to lead their team of MEP/FP Engineers plus architectural, civil, structural, utilities investigation, and cost estimating sub-consultants for all design and CA task services. The building/site rehabilitation and tenant project scope includes upgrading, rehabilitating, restoring interiors and exterior envelope, as well as the mechanical, electrical, exterior lighting, site drainage, pavement replacement and façade/Roof restoration of the building and site. The facility will remain in operation during this phased construction, and Setty’s design documents are to reflect required phasing for all the building and site restoration work.

Scope of Services Include:

  • Survey and documentation of the mechanical and electrical systems serving the tenants.
  • Analysis of the architectural, structural and mechanical/electrical/plumbing systems serving the tenant areas, and developing a due diligence report identifying and prioritizing all deficiencies.
  • Prepare construction cost estimates.
  • Prepare city, state, and federal (if applicable) permit applications for all agencies, including any requirements for PDC submissions and approvals.
  • Prepare contract drawings and specifications.
  • Construction Administration services for the duration of construction activities.
  • Review of shop drawings and submittal approvals.
  • Meetings with project team during design and construction for any design issues that may arise during the construction phase.