University of Chicago Math-Stat Building

  • Client: University of Chicago
  • Location: Hyde Park, IL
  • Size: 11,000 square feet
  • Services Provided: Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection

WMA served as the engineer for the renovation and addition to the 11,000 square foot, three-story office building. The building included a 110 person auditorium, computer lab, offices, and support spaces. New mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection systems were designed throughout the building with limited ceiling space. The new systems included a chilled water cooling system, steam to hot water heating system, VAV air handling system, new electrical service and distribution, sprinkler system with fire pump and plumbing system with house pump. A DDC building automation system controls the equipment and is monitored by the university engineers.

Completed: 2009

Architect: Michael B. Rosen Architecture