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Bishop Henry Whipple Federal Building

FEDERAL BUILDING UPGRADED FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY

PROJECT:

Bishop Henry Whipple Federal Building

LOCATION:

St. Paul, MN

BUILDING TYPE:

Government & Civic

EGAN EXPERTISE:

Curtainwall // Building Automation // Renewable Energy/Solar Panels // 24/7 Service

PROJECT TEAM:

GSA
Ryan Companies US Inc.
HGA

PROJECT FACTS:

Completed June 2014

SPECIALTIES FEATURED WITH THIS PROJECT:

Curtainwall // Building Technology Integration // 24/7 Service

  • Project utilized Egan Company‚Äôs curtainwall, building automation system services, and ongoing 24/7 service to the facility.
  • Egan's InterClad team replaced 720 windows from the third to the sixth floors.
  • Egan installed new building automation equipment to control state-of-the-art geothermal mechanical heating and cooling system.
  • New geothermal systems are 75% more efficient than previous system, resulting in an estimated 30% lower energy costs.
    Egan installed a building automation system controlling AHU, VAV, and re-heat, radiation, chiller, and boilers.
  • The service water heating system includes a passive solar system that is designed to provide 60% of the energy needed for the facility's domestic hot water system. The system collects energy from the sun in tubes to produce domestic hot water used in the building.