May 2, 2019

CDA Supplying Survey, Geothermal Design Services for Verizon Wireless

Two Verizon Wireless central office locations in Rhode Island will be installing geothermal heating and cooling upgrades after a detailed survey and geothermal designs by Collective Design Associates. In the first location in South Kingston, three direct expansion AC units will be replaced by three computer room air conditioning (CRAC) cooling units. New piping will connect to a geothermal well to provide efficient power to the new equipment. In the second store, located in Cumberland, existing chiller and conventional AC units will be replaced with air-cooled condenser units. CDA will also design the power supply for the new devices and provide general protection, fire stopping and fire detection design.

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February 22, 2019

Providence Downtown Marriott, Providence, RI

CDA has moved to the third and final phase of a complete restoration of this busy hotel complex located in downtown Providence. The extensive, multi-year renovation by building is proceeding on schedule. CDA has provided MEP design to change out all guest rooms from PTAC to VRF systems, replaced all boilers, and designed new gas service, makeup air service and domestic hot water heaters. CDA has also worked with the owner to obtain a PACE loan for the project.

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