University of Oregon
Matthew Knight Arena
University of Oregon
Matthew Knight Arena
LEED Gold Certification
Location: Eugene, OR
Project Size: 405,000 sq.ft.
Project Description: 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 and upper concourse levels.
NWESI Scope: NWESI provided the testing, adjusting, and balancing for all HVAC equipment with mainly hydronic heating and cooling (16 AHUs, 91 TUs, 52 exhaust fans, 41 fan coil units, 10 pumps, 3 heat exchangers, 4 unit heaters, and 14 paddle fans).