Sherwood Public Library & Civic Center

Sherwood, OR

Project Categories

Government

Business Type

Library, civic center, and city administrative offices

Size

35,000 square feet

Architect

THA Architecture

Owner

City of Sherwood

PAE Role

Mechanical engineering

Electrical engineering

Commissioning services

20

Percent better energy efficiency

than code requirements

Sustainability

Progress Report

Achieved 20% energy efficiency

Special features

  • Displacement ventilation via underfloor air-distribution system
  • High-efficiency natural-gas boiler
  • Integrated electrical system allowing for convenient moves, additions, and changes
  • Energy-efficient lighting system
  • Permanent carbon-dioxide monitoring system
  • Electronic space temperature control