BISD - South Park Middle School
Architect: PBK Architects
MEP Engineer: Infrastructure Associates
General Contractor: ALLCO
Construction Budget: $26 Million
The South Park middle school is a new facility replacing the old building. The new school is a 160,000 SF facility with provisions to serve 2200 students. IA performed MEP design services as well construction administration services during the construction phase. MEP design services includes: HVAC design, plumbing, fire protection system design, and electrical power and lighting design. Engineering services also encompass the design for the fire and life safety system and provisions/support infrastructure for the Information Technology (IT) system. A state of the art Building Automation System (BAS) was also included to facilitate operation of the sophisticated MEP system. A new Central Plant consisting of two 200 ton air cooled chillers and associated pumps were also designed to meet the cooling requirement of the facility.