City of Rockville
WAI provided mechanical, plumbing, and electrical engineering services for the design and construction administration for the first Community Center west of I-270. This building is 18,000 sq. ft., including: a gymnasium, two multi-purpose rooms, a fitness center, a game room, locker rooms, a kitchenette, art gallery/lounge, computer station, offices and storage space.
Although this building did not pursue LEED certification, WAI’s design was based heavily upon available points on the LEED Project Checklist v2.2. Specific areas of MPE consideration were: water use reduction, optimal energy performance, enhanced commissioning, measurement and verification, outdoor air delivery monitoring, increased ventilation, construction IAQ management plans, controllability of thermal comfort and lighting systems, thermal comfort design and thermal comfort verification.