Structural engineering services were provided for a 15,000-sf, multi-purpose field house, at this independent, boarding, secondary school. The facility, is a net zero building, which will produce more energy than it consumes. The super insulated structure uses passive solar and sixteen ground mount solar panels. This project received LEED Platinum Certification.
The facility includes an open court for basketball, volleyball, and other court games, weight-training room and yoga/fitness room that can also be used for aerobics, stretching, and sports conditioning, ski waxing room with access onto Putney’s groomed trails which is used for bike storage and repair in the off season, separate locker rooms and showers for students and faculty, office space for Putney’s athletic director and staff, and a community space where students can gather for informal meetings, conversation, and socializing.
Putney School Gray House Renovations, Putney, VT – EV provided structural engineering services for this sustainably designed renovation to the Gray Dorm at The Putney School, an independent high school in Putney, VT. Energy efficiency was a key element of the project – winning this project and architect, Maclay Architects, the Efficiency Vermont 2019 “Best of the Best” Commercial Building Design & Construction for Commercial Major Renovation.
(Photo Credit to The Putney School)