Johnson County Community College: Galileo’s Pavilion

Coupling passive design features with VRF – one of the most advanced mechanical system out there – not only provides an extremely efficient means of cooling and heating, but also saves the owner operating costs as well as extends the life of the building.

A commitment to environmental responsibility has affected every building project on the Johnson County Community College campus including Galileo’s Pavilion, a new 3,000-square-foot academic building. Through a host of super-efficient practices and products, including Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) technology from Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating, Galileo’s Pavilion has become a LEED® Platinum certified showcase of sustainability. Download the PDF below to read more. You’ll hear from school executives, the architect, and the HVAC contractor, and see photos of the facility and equipment.

Johnson County Community College: Galileo’s Pavilion

Project Location: Overland Park, Kansas
Completion Date: August 2012

Project Team

  • Architect, Installer: Studio 804, Lawrence, Kansas

Mitsubishi Electric Equipment Installed

  • (2) PURY R2-Series Outdoor Units
  • (6) PEFY Ceiling-concealed Ducted Indoor Units
Product Category
VRF Zoning Systems
Application
Educational Facility
Completion Date
October, 2012
Location
Other
Case Study Type
For Professionals
Text Box Type
aesthetics
energy savings/rebates/efficiency
leed®/green
zoning

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