Edgar May Health and Recreation Center, Springfield, Vermont

Recreation Center

Architect: Freeman, French, Freemen, Inc.
Mechanical Engineer: Stantec Consulting Services
General Contractor: Spates Construction Inc.
Project Specifics: New 20,000 sf, 2-story recreation center including lap, children’s wading and a therapeutic pool, exercise room, locker and shower rooms and administrative offices.

Mechanical Highlights:

  • 18,000 cfm pool dehumidification unit with heat pipe energy recovery connected to fabric ductwork in the pool rooms.
  • 3,500 cfm energy recovery ventilator with desiccant wheel and gas fired furnace for locker room and office ventilation.
  • 12.5 ton packaged rooftop with gas heating and DX cooling for exercise area conditioning.
  • Two 860 mbh LP gas fired cast iron sectional boilers complete with hydronic circulating pumps with VFD’s.
  • Indirect domestic hot water heater w/recirculation pump.
  • Fit-up of 69 solar collectors (2200 sf) for pool water heating.
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Boilers Exposed Duct Exercise Area Pool Area Duct Sox
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Pool Heater Roof Top Air Handler Solar Panel Piping