Monday, 26 October 2015

Civic Building and Veterans' Plaza received the First Annual Design Excellence Award from Montgomery County Planning Department

The Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza has won the First Annual Design Excellence Award, presented by the Montgomery County Planning Department. As part of the Machado Silvetti team, Setty provided MEP/FP design services for the civic building. The project is recognized for its exceptional work in architecture, landscape architecture, engineering, and urban design that will represent Montgomery County’s high quality of design to the region, state, and nation.

The Award was presented at the “Celebrate Design” event on October 22 in the Silver Spring Civic Building.

Wednesday, 14 October 2015

FCPS Saves $4.5 Million Through Energy Conservation; 146 Schools Earn Energy Star Certification

Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) has realized $4.5 million in energy savings as a result of the Cenergistic energy conservation and management program, which began in February 2014. This effort began as one of many throughout FCPS to reduce operating costs and increase efficiency. The school district has also earned the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Energy Star Certification for 146 school buildings, and has the highest number of Energy Star-certified buildings in the country. SETTY is proud to be a partner in this effort with our Commissioning and Design projects throughout the county.

Monday, 5 October 2015

Setty Awarded Nationwide IDIQ Contract by USDA

SETTY awarded USDA Nationwide AE Indefinite Quantity Contact for A/E Services for Research and Laboratory Facilities. Congratulations team!

Under this contract Setty will provide energy-related studies, feasibility and conceptual studies, life cycle cost analyses, engineering design criteria development, design analyses, designs, construction drawings, specifications (including specifications for design-build), detailed cost estimates and analyses, construction management/administration, construction inspection and/or monitoring, design review, technical consultation, field surveys, engineering reports, and computer-aided drafting.