The building has two constant volume air handlers that supply the two auditoriums, two multi-zone units and one dual duct high velocity unit. Although the system is 25 years old, there are no complaints about the capacity or the reliability of the system.
Chilled water is supplied by three chillers located in Graves Hall. personnel had no complaints about the capacity of the chillers to supply Hall and Meiling Hall. The total capacity of the system is 1100 tons. and cooling towers are all 25 years old and are at the end of their life
Maintenance both Graves The chiller expectancy.
They should be replaced within the next five to ten years but this would be a project associated with Graves Hall.
Heating hot water is provided by a local steam to hot water converter in Meiling Hall. Hot water is pumped to the coils in the air handlers and the radiation system at the perimeter on the first and second floors. Fan coil units at the north entrances and in the stairs provide additional heat.
Domestic hot water is supplied by converters located in Graves Hall. Supply is
adequate. 213T need
The system is functioning adequately to be adjusted to allow adequate flow.
at this time. Two As for the rest of
faucets in room the fixtures, no
problems were observed.
The building is equipped with a 750 KVA transformer.
The transformer's primary
voltage is 13,200 volts and secondary voltage is 480/277 volts. transformers to
There are step down
provide 208/120 volt current throughout the building. While there are no maximum
demand readings available for the building, Meiling Hall has
The building lighting and electrical distribution systems are the original
installed in are employed
The majority of
the lights lobby areas
fluorescent. Incandescent lights the first and second floors. The
dimmer system in the auditoriums personnel and should be replaced. costly to maintain because of the
are causing The lighting difficult and
some problems to the maintenance at the exterior perimeter is very time consuming nature of replacing
malfunctioning units. A less time consuming ongoing maintenance costs. There is an convenience outlets throughout the building.
system should be installed to reduce adequate supply and distribution of
The building is equipped throughout the building. There
with portable fire extinguishers and pull stations
are located in the HVAC ductwork. emergency lighting system.
The building has
lighted exit signs and an
The building is accessible for the handicapped through Graves Hall. approaches to the building are well-lighted.
The Ohio Board of Regents Facilities Asbestos Inspection and Risk Assessment Program's report: Inventory of Friable Asbestos-Containing Materials in Buildings of