Project Description

Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center

This project included renovations for the Atlanta Civic Center. The ACC was the inaugural project for the Atlanta Better Buildings Challenge, and GEI was chosen to lead the effort due to our outstanding record for energy efficient design.

  • Replacement of existing chilled water air handling units with packaged gas fired direct expansion (DX) rooftop units with variable frequency drives (VFD’s), and relocation/removal of an associated chiller.
  • New Direct Digital Control (DDC) packages installed.
  • 135kW electric water heaters replaced with gas water heaters.
  • Water conservation improvements would include retrofit or replacement of toilets, faucet aerators and urinal flush valves.
  • Lighting retrofit would include replacement of approx. 3,400 T12 lamps with T 8 lamps, as well as replacement of incandescent and compact fluorescent lamps with LED bulbs.

This project was approx. 80,000 sq ft