Building Statistics

The following software was used for calculations, renderings, and analyses:

Adobe Photoshop CS3


Autodesk AutoCAD 2009

Autodesk Revit Architecture & MEP 2009

SKM Power Tools


The following are references used in completing the research and design for this senior thesis:

ASHRAE 1997 HVAC Fundamentals Handbook.American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.  Atlanta, GA.  1997.

ASHRAE Standard 90.1 – 2007:  Energy Standard for Building Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings.  American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.  Atlanta, GA.  2007.

Cutler-Hammer 2006 Consulting Application Guide, 14th Edition.  Eaton Electrical.  Moon, PA.  2006.

The IESNA Lighting Handbook: Reference & Application, 9th Edition.  Illuminating Engineering Society of North America.  New York, NY.  2000.

National Electric Code: 2005.  National Fire Protection Association.  Quincy, MA.  2004.


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Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP, please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work‐in‐progress for this thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the interpretation of Christine Clowes. Changes and discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements, and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.