Neuropsychiatric Institute

Photo Courtesy of University of Utah
Photo Courtesy of University of Utah
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Total Floor Area: 115,000 SF
Date Completed: December 2010
LEED™ Certification: Silver

The University Neuropsychiatric Institute is located in the University of Utah Research Park in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Institute consists of a four-story 115,000 square-foot facility which is focused on both in-patient and out-patient mental health treatment and research. The facility includes; 170 patient rooms, food service, main entry lobby, registration area, wellness center, conference rooms, meditation room, nurse’s stations and offices. Servicing the facility are three high-efficiency condensing boilers, three water-cooled chillers, and an indirect evaporative cooling system.

Systems commissioned included: mechanical (HVAC), electrical, HVAC controls, plumbing (vacuum and compressed air), pure water system, energy recovery systems, lighting controls and emergency power backup systems, BSL-3 labs and medical gas system.

E Cube provided both Fundamental and Enhanced LEED HVAC commissioning on the University of Utah’s Neuropsychiatric Hospital.