The new Emerson building on Sunset Boulevard — a 10-story futuristic complex of aluminum and glass — is a major upgrade for the program that trains students in writing, design, acting and producing and lands them internships in the film, television and advertising industries here. The school previously held classes in leased space in Burbank and housed students at the Oakwood complex near Universal City. The striking new campus for Emerson College is located in the heart of the Hollywood entertainment industry and includes housing for up to 217 students, as well as academic classrooms. Buildings include a four-story academic center and two ten-story residence towers bridged by a multi-use platform. The project team achieved LEED Silver certification.
TMCx provided LEED Fundamental and Enhanced commissioning of the following systems: chilled water, heating water, air handling, fan, terminal units, electrical, lighting, plumbing including solar heating, and life safety
Resolution: The make-up pressure regulator was changed out from 12 psi to 70 psi, and the expansion tank charged as required.
Resolutions: The DP sensor was bled out. The 2-pipe aspects of a portion of the CHW/HW system is causing some additional time for the entrained air to be removed from both systems.