Tuesday, February 10, 2015

2014 Year in review Highlights

Marian University: Michael A. Evans Center for Health Sciences
View from northside of building
Interior view from 2nd floor
This facility was awarded LEED Gold in 2014 in addition to several other awards including the Indianapolis Monumental Merit Award for Architecture.  The facility is the nations first osteopathic medical school at a Catholic university.

For more information on the facility see the following links:

IUPUI: Rotary Building Renovation
South elevation

First floor Lobby Area
This facility was originally constructed in 1931. This project involved renovating the facility into medical offices which included opening up the attic space for additional usable area.  The project was awarded LEED Silver in 2014.

For more information on the facility see the following links:

Ball State University: Johnson A Complex (Swinford and Botsford Halls)
View from southeast corner
Construction for this "new" Ball State residence hall is nearing completion. this project stripped the original construction down to its structural frame and rebuilt this new facility around it.  The project is seeking LEED Gold certification.

Hoosier Energy Headquarters
Front elevation

The new Hoosier Energy Headquarters in Bloomington Indiana is nearing completion. This facility is seeking LEED Gold certification and utilizes a geothermal VRF mechanical system and LED light fixtures throughout.

Lake Central High School

Pool entry

This large construction project is nearly 50% complete with its final phase. The project added 500,000 square feet to an existing facility.  Renovations and additions incorporate a new Energy Star certified mechanical system that is 95% more efficient than any neighboring buildings (see summary)

Pool interior

Protsman Elementary School



This new elementary school is part of the Lake Central School corporation. this facility utilizes an air-cooled VRV mechanical system to make it 90% more efficient than neighboring facilities. Energy Star certified (see summary for breakdown).

Ivy Tech Anderson

View from the east

Interior view

Currently under construction, this all new facility will utilize a VRV mechanical system helping it to achieve Energy Star certification. Expected completion - December 2015.

Ivy Tech Bloomington

View from Northeast
Exterior plaza view

Additions and Renovations to this facility originally constructed in 2000, tie in seamlessly with the existing aesthetics.  The new facility extends the existing systems. Expectred completion December 2015.