Category Archives: EDUCATION

PALEONTOLOGICAL RI – ITHACA, NY

PALEONTOLOGICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTION, ITHACA, NY Comprehensive energy study for 18,000 SF old building complex housing offices, collections storage, a library, and seismographic instrumentation room and the 22,000 SF Museum of the Earth. YEAR 2009 PROGRAMS NYSERDA COMMERCIAL TENANT PROGRAM, BUSINESS ENERGY ADVISOR

CORNING HEALTH ED. CENTER

CORNING COMMUNITY COLLEGE, HEALTH EDUCATION CENTER – CORNING, NY Taitem provided code required commissioning services for a new 3-story health education center for Corning Community College. This is one of the first buildings to comply with the new code commissioning requirements. Features include a rounded sunspace on each floor and many conservation measures intended to […]

GROTON SCHOOL DISTRICT – BUS GARAGE

GROTON CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT — JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL | ELEMENTARY SCHOOL | BUS GARAGE Taitem provided commissionings services for three buildings from Groton CSD’s 2016 Capital Projects: Junior/Senior High, Elementary School, and Bus Garage. Renovations include infrastructure upgrades and the creation of a STEAM learning center. Mechanical and electric commissioning services provided for newly installed […]

CHESTNUT HILL SCHOOL – LIVERPOOL, NY

LIVERPOOL CSD CHESTNUT HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL – LIVERPOOL, NY Taitem provided energy consulting services including energy modeling to fulfill requirements for the 179D Tax deduction for the renovation of this elementary school. Our team generated a proposed energy model with the as-built building and mechanical system parameters using design documents and specifications and created a […]

BARTON LAB – CORNELL UNIVERSITY

GENEVA BARTON LAB – CORNELL UNIVERSITY Plant pathologists and entomologists at Cornell University’s Barton Laboratory in Geneva, NY spend their days researching how insects positively or negatively affect plants, how to identify and treat plant diseases and ways to effectively manage insects for large scale agricultural systems. An integral foundation of this work, in addition […]

ELMIRA CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT

ELMIRA CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT, ELMIRA, NY Taitem conducted energy audits on the HVAC systems of nine buildings in the Elmira City School District. The audits were performed for Day Automation’s energy performance contract, and they were funded through NYSERDA’s P-12 School Initiative. YEAR2020

SUNY POLYTECHNIC

SUNY Polytechnic Institute, New Residence Hall Taitem provided whole-building energy modeling services for the new 257-bed net-zero residence hall at SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Utica Campus. Multiple HVAC options were evaluated within the energy model. Taitem worked closely with the design-build team to provide energy performance information on each option to inform the design team’s selection. […]

THE HOUSE – CORNELL NYC

THE HOUSE – CORNELL UNIVERSITY, NYC CAMPUS The House at Cornell Tech on Roosevelt Island is the world’s tallest Passive House, conforming to the most rigorous international green building standards. The 352-unit apartment building rises to 26 stories. Taitem provided Aeroseal duct sealing services for this project. An airtight enveloper, ERV’s are among some of […]

MANHATTAN COLLEGE COMMONS

MANHATTAN COLLEGE STUDENT COMMONS – BRONX, NY This new 5-story building on the Manhattan College Campus, Bronx, NY, is on track to receive LEED Silver certification. The building has lounges and multipurpose areas, a bookstore and other retail areas, student mailbox area, reception spaces, offices, kitchen/food prep spaces, a fitness center with locker rooms, dining […]