The 12,500 seat Matthew Knight Arena replaces the old McArthur Court and provides a venue for basketball games as well as other sporting events, concerts, and performances. The building uses four large central station air handling units on the upper mechanical floor to provide conditioned air to the main arena bowl and the surrounding main […]
Science Building 2, a four-story building with three basement levels totaling 220,000 square feet, was built in 1971. NWESI provided TAB and commissioning services for the remodel of this facility, which included both substantial equipment replacement and a 7,130 SF addition for hazardous materials. The building remained open during the project and work was conducted […]
The primary function of this mixed use facility is the main recreation center (including aquatics) for PSU. The Center also includes spaces for sensitive document storage (with humidity control), classrooms, academic offices and retail. The building is owned in part by PSU and in part by the City of Portland, who owns two large document […]
The project involved a remodel of a portion of the existing mixed use student building, plus a significant addition. HVAC systems utilize passive and active heating and cooling technologies. The project re-used some existing air handlers and multi-zone units, with some of these units being upgraded or modified. As a part of the project, chilled-beam […]
This campus housing project involves the creation of a new residence hall for 450 undergraduate students immersed in a challenging world of global study and culture. The hall also includes classrooms, study rooms, a learning commons area, a 300-person performance center, espresso bar and food service with seating for 190 people on the ground level.
The Center is dedicated to the holistic health of children and families. It features a three story atrium with the ground floor including a welcoming common area, office, conference room and kitchenette. Offices interspersed with common areas are located on the second floor, and the third floor features an open floor plan configurable for various […]