Glen Oaks Branch Library

This project is new construction 18,000-square-foot, high-performance, LEED-Silver building that maximizes natural daylight by using exterior materials like channel glass and a clear glass curtain wall system under design excellence program by NYC DDC. The construction cost was $7M.

Plus Group was responsible for MEP/FP system design, envelope & lighting optimization and energy modeling. The mechanical system features high efficiency boilers coupled with radiant floor heating, a dedicated demand controlled ventilation system with CO2 monitoring, energy recovery and high efficiency multi-zone DX air conditioning system.

Plus Group provided energy modeling for envelope and building system optimization for LEED  

New York City Department of Design and Construction

Marble Fairbanks

Plus Group Services:
MEP/FP Engineering
Energy Modeling

Key Facts:

  • Queens, NY
  • 18,000 sf
  • Completed in 2013