As part of the District’s program to modernize DC schools, the historic Dunbar High School was demolished and replaced with a new 276,536 sf building designed to include state-of-the-art sustainable features.
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The design is expected to produce 26.92% energy savings, and 28.2% cost savings, in comparison with the baseline design.
Setty provided Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical Master Planning services for the 26 acre Southwest Waterfront.
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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.
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Gallaudet University | Campus Resource Master Plan | Washington, DC
Setty is providing MEP/FP design services for a new mixed use facility, encompassing: 3,000 sf of office space, 16,000 sf of adult education space, 50 units of family housing (2, 3 and 4-Bedroom units), 150 units of Supportive Adult housing (SRO’s and Studios) totalling approximately 135,000 sf, and 62,000 sf of garage space.
Two energy models will be prepared to demonstrate the system, selected by owner. The retail shell, medical space, office space and CET program will be designed to LEED Silver requirements.
Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden | Building Evaluation + Analysis
+ Commissioning Report + New Ventilation Air Plenum Design | Washington, DC
Setty performed A/E services for this renowned contemporary art and cultural museum, The facility itself is a living work of art, requiring specific expertise addressing the existing systems, in place since the 1970s.
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Francis A. Gregory Library Design | MEP Design + LEED + Ground Source Heat Pump |
Setty, as part of the architect's team, provided MEP design for this 26,372 sf library, including drawings and specifications for new construction of the LEED Gold, high-performance, state-of-the-art structure.
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Winner of the prestigious 2012 AIA Potomac Valley Design Award and the 2013 Royal Institute of British Architects International Award!
DC Government Deanwood Community Center | MEP Design + Cooling Towers
+ Boilers | Washington, DC
The new Deanwood Recreation Center and Library is a 63,000 sf innovative joint-use facility that will feature educational, recreational, and athletic programs for all ages. Housed within the building is a child care center, dedicated senior space, a state-of-the-art indoor pool, gymnasium, a sound recording studio, and a public library, designed for LEED Gold Certification.
The building utilizes cooling towers and boilers as primary cooling and heating systems. These are coupled with water cooled heat pumps and roof top units to achieve the desired cooling, heating and ventilation load of this building.
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The $300 million Buzzard Point Stadium will be the home stadium for the D.C. United Major League Soccer Team, and will seat 19,000 people. The new soccer stadium is designed by Populous to create a unique atmosphere by putting fans close to action. Setty is working with Limbach, the integrated building system provider on this DC Stadium.
Our services include the design and installation of the fire protection sprinkler system in compliance with NFPA 13, 14, 20, and the District of Columbia Building code. The fire protection sprinkler system will include a fire pump. The entire system will include both wet and dry pipe systems.