1640 Broadway

Oakland, CA

Project Categories

Housing + hospitality

Business Type

New 34-story, mixed-use residential tower

Size

421,180 square feet

1640 Broadway is a mixed-use residential tower with 254 units. PAE is providing mechanical and electrical design focusing on water and energy saving measures.

Architect

Solomon Cordwell Buenz

Owner

Lennar Multi-Family

PAE Role

Mechanical engineering

Electrical engineering

BAM

Architectural lighting design

Sustainability

Progress Report

30-percent water savings

Special features

  • A Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) system provides residential units with excellent thermal comfort and nearly doubles the efficiencies of traditional AC units
  • Electric vehicle charging stations will accommodate 15% of the total parking spaces
  • High-efficiency condensing boilers
  • Gas-fired instantaneous high-efficiency water heaters
  • Low-flow plumbing fixtures will reduce potable water use