Central Piedmont Community College
Citizens Building Renovation

Project Location

Charlotte, NC


Classrooms, Education


Construction Management

Square Footage


Schedule Duration

12 months

Central Piedmont Community College Citizens Building Renovation


  • Project scope includes the renovation of the existing two-story Culinary Arts building into CPCC’s new, on-campus Data Center and IT Department


  • The facility mechanical and electrical infrastructure was replaced with new mechanical and electrical systems

  • Both mechanical and electrical systems for the Data Center were designed for a 2(N) redundancy level, and included a 500 KW emergency generator, 250 KW UPS system and redundant in-row air-cooled cooling units

  • All noncritical spaces are served by a 4-pipe VAV air handling unit, with hot water and chilled water provided by the Campus Central Plant chilled water and hot water distribution systems

  • Fire Protection plans included an FM-200 gaseous fire suppression system for the Data Center

  • Rodgers developed a Building Information Model of the underground utilities and expanded the underground conduit system with a spare raceway

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