New town-center building with administration, patrol operations, criminal investigation, dispatch, sally port and lockup.
A collaboration between Veteran’s Homestead, Inc. and Mount Wachusetts Community College to provide a healthy environment for veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. The LEED Gold project includes a Therapy Building with a pool, massage, physical therapy and meeting rooms, as well as 10 duplexes for veterans & their families. 28 geothermal wells provide heat & hot water, and 8,364 square feet of PV panels provide electricity.
Master Planning for 600- seat Sanctuary, Fellowship, Christian Education and Offices. First Phase Development of 400-seat Sanctuary, Temporary Fellowship and Offices.
This project consists of an addition and renovations to the Society’s historical meeting house located in downtown Amherst. The addition, which doubles the size of the existing building, includes a new large function room, a commercial kitchen, classrooms, offices and accessible toilets. Renovations to the existing structure include the addition of a new elevator, a new accessible entrance, mechanical and electrical upgrades and building envelope improvements such as a new roof, new windows and insulation.
The congregation was dedicated to making both the old and new buildings as energy efficient and environmentally friendly as possible. The addition is well insulated and airtight. Items such as triple- glazed windows and LED lighting were installed throughout the project to reduce the projects carbon footprint. Photovoltaic panels mounted on the roof are used to generate power on site.