• Rendering courtesy of SERA Architects

AC Hotel

Portland, OR

Project Categories

Housing + hospitality

Business Type

13-story, 204 room boutique hotel

Size

115,000 sf

The hotel provides sleek service that focuses on local flair while reducing energy use by nearly a quarter.

Architect

SERA Architects

Owner

Sage Hospitality, McWhinney

PAE Role

Mechanical engineering

Pursuing LEED Silver

Sustainability

Certifications

  • Pursuing LEED Silver

Progress Report

  • Achieved 24% energy savings over code
  • Achieved 20% water savings over code

Special features

  • VRF and dedicated outside air systems with heat recovery reduce energy use
  • Air filtration on HVAC equipment provides exceptional indoor air quality for occupants
  • Efficient plumbing fixtures reduce water consumption by 20%