King County Housing Authority

An image of the exterior of King County's Housing Authority Headquarters.
Working with an extremely tight budget, it was a challenge to forge a high performance building out of an old, worn out retail space. We could not have [done it] without VRF from Mitsubishi Electric.

When Seattle’s King County Housing Authority purchased a retail/warehouse space dating back to the 1980’s, the challenge was on to convert all 36,000 square feet into usable office space. VRF from Mitsubishi Electric offered reduced ductwork, significant energy savings and reliable occupant comfort. Ultimately, the project went on to receive ENERGY STAR® certification. Download the PDF below to read moreYou’ll hear from the engineer and architect, and see a photo of the facility. 

King County Housing Authority

Project Location: Seattle
Completion Date: December 2012

Project Contacts

  • Owner: King County Housing Authority, Seattle
  • Architect: Rice Fergus Miller Architects, Bremerton, Wash.
  • HVAC Engineer: Ecotope, Inc., Seattle
  • HVAC Contractor: Capital Heating and Cooling, Inc., Lacey, Wash.

Mitsubishi Electric Equipment Installed

  • (2) PURY-P96TJMU-A R2-Series Outdoor Units
  • (2) PURY-P120TJMU-A R2-Series Outdoor Units
  • (1) PURY-P144TJMU-A R2-Series Outdoor Unit
  • (1) PKFY-P06NBMU-E Wall-mounted Indoor Unit
  • (2) PEFY-P18NMAU-E Ceiling-concealed Indoor Units
  • (2) PEFY-P24NMAU-E Ceiling-concealed Indoor Units
  • (4) PEFY-P27NMAU-E Ceiling-concealed Indoor Units
  • (2) PEFY-P36NMAU-E Ceiling-concealed Indoor Units
  • (3) PEFY-P48NMAU-E Ceiling-concealed Indoor Units
  • (1) PEFY-P72NMAU-E Ceiling-concealed Indoor Unit
  • (35) PLFY-P08NCMU-E Ceiling-recessed Indoor Units
  • (2) CMB-P108NU-HA BC Controllers
  • (3) CMB-P1016NU-HA BC Controllers
  • (1) AG-150 Centralized Controller
Product Category
VRF Zoning Systems
Government Military & Public Institution
Completion Date
April, 2015
Case Study Type
For Homeowners
Text Box Type
energy recovery systems/lossnay
energy savings/rebates/efficiency
retrofit/historic restoration

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