The Sunshine Elementary School
Northeast, Pennsylvania

Nicholas Scheib | Senior Thesis Project | Mechanical Option


Student Biography

Building Statistics


Technical Assignments




Final Report


Thesis E-studio

Final Report

The Sunshine Elementary School has been considered for a proposed redesigned system.  The following report is a compilation of new redesign work along with information from previous Tech. Reports 1, 2 & 3.  The information supplied from the previous reports is to give a solid background on the existing systems and design.  The redesign considerations are in no way proposing to be a better system then the original design, but instead an alternative with different attributes.

Executive Summary- Click Here



Final Report- Click Here

site last updated on 12/09/10

“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 Nicholas Scheib. 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.”

The Capstone Project Electronic Portfolio (CPEP) is a web‐based project and information center. It contains material produced for a year‐long Senior Thesis class. Its purpose, in addition to providing central storage of individual assignments, is to foster communication and collaboration between student, faculty consultant, course instructors, and industry consultants. This web site is dedicated to the research and analysis conducted via guidelines provided by the Department of Architectural Engineering. For an explanation of this capstone design course and its requirements
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