Project Portfolio

Data Centers

Large Utility Systems Operator (Folsom)


Folsom, CA


Dreyfuss & Blackford Architects

Mechanical Engineer

Frank M. Booth, Inc.

Year Complete



280,000 SF

Contract Type

Design Build

Additional Information

DBIA Best Overall and Office Buildings National Award



DBIA Western Pacific Region Excellence Award

CMAA Northern CA Chapter Project of the Year over $25 Mil

AGC California Finalist

AIA Central Valley Chapter Design Merit Award


Project Overview

Three-story office building, two-story public building with classrooms/training and dining facilities and one-story Mission Critical building.  Scope includes complete mechanical, plumbing, Building Automation System, Security and Fire Life Safety.


Mechanical Highlights:

Title 24 Calculations
Project goal is to achieve a minimum of 25% below T-24 (2005).

Environmentally Responsible Design - Project design includes the following highlights:

Water Efficiency - Water use reduction; water reuse; enhanced water treatment.

Energy Efficiency; Chilled Water Thermal Energy Storage; High Efficiency Equipment Selections; higher supply air temperature (UFAD) and Displacement Systems; higher chilled water supply temperatures; low velocity ductwork; low pressure drop piping distribution; ultrasonic humidification; water and air side economizers; heat recovery; direct cooling.

Indoor Environmental Quality – Increased ventilation effectiveness (displacement and UFAD); increased ventilation; thermal comfort / controllability; enhanced monitoring; pollutant source control.

LEED® NC Platinum
LEED® EBOM Platinum

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