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Engineering & Computer Sciences, Washington State University

Vancouver, WA

Project Categories

Laboratories and Higher education

Business Type

Educational laboratories, offices, computer labs, and classroom facilities for engineering department

Size

56,000 square feet

Architect

LMN Architects

Owner

Washington State University

PAE Role

Mechanical engineering

Building analysis and modeling

Architectural lighting design

Pursuing LEED Gold

25

Percent better energy efficiency

than code requirements

42

Percent better water efficiency

than code requirements

Sustainability

Certifications

  • Pursuing LEED Gold

Progress Report

Pursuing 25% energy efficiency
Pursuing 42% water efficiency

Special features

  • Raised, vibration-isolation floors
  • Class 100 clean rooms
  • Radiant ceiling heating
  • Central campus chilled water loop for heat rejection
  • Displacement ventilation in tiered classrooms
  • Numerous lab gases, including liquid nitrogen, DI water, clean dry air, process vacuum, and acid waste neutralization and process exhaust