ABM provided Plumbing and HVAC Systems and Services for the construction of the new 6,560 Square-foot Two-story Training Laboratory. The building construction was funded by MDI Biological Laboratory and a grant from Maine Technical Institute (MTI).
The HVAC System consists of two (2) Trane Rooftop Units, zoned per floor, to provide heating, cooling and ventilation for each floor. Rooftop Units were mounted on concrete pads adjacent to building. The Heating Plant consists of two (2) Propane (LP) Gas Fired Viessman Rack Mounted Condensing Boilers. The first floor heat supply is provided by in-slab radiant heat. The second floor heat supply is provided by perimeter fintube radiation. Three dedicated Mini-split Heat Pump Units provide heating and cooling for First and Second Floor Lobbies and First Floor Corridor. Dedicated Heat Recovery Ventilator Units provide ventilation air for the First and Second Floor Lobbies.
ABM’s Role: Plumbing & HVAC Design/Build
Owner: MDI Biological Laboratory
General Contractor: EL Shea
Subcontractors: Twin City Sheet Metal, Maine Air Balance, Damon Insulation
Special Project Considerations
ABM provided Domestic Water System Booster Pump, Vacuum Piping Distribution System and installed owner supplied Reverse Osmosis Water Systems and vacuum pump.