Client/Owner: LiRo Architects + Planners, PC
Architect: Georgetown Special Taxing District
Project Value: Confidential
Contract Duration: 2007-2008
Services Provided: Cost Management Cost Estimate
Intermodal Transporation Hub
This project involved providing cost estimating services for this new development in Georgetown, CT. The project encompasses a new intermodal transportation hub featuring YMCA facilities, 4-story parking garage, new train station, extensive site remediation, and site improvements. Services included schematic, design development, construction document cost estimates, cost studies, and value engineering pricing. The project is designed to meet LEED® Silver requirements. Various design options were explored to implement solar panels on top of the parking garage from the energy efficiency stand point, cost impact and architectural esthetics. The 25,400 square foot photovoltaic system mounted on ornamental steel trellis was chosen for the project design.