Kohler Ronan Provides MEP/FP Engineering Design Services to Mystic Seaport

By May 12, 2015KR Projects

New York Times, May 12, 2015

Kohler Ronan is pleased to have provided MEP/FP engineering design services in support of a truly unique space at the Mystic Seaport in Mystic, CT.

Due to open in September of 2016, the Thompson Exhibition Building will afford the Mystic Museum a new visitor center, gift shop and versatile exhibition space. In addition to its striking architecture, the 14,000 sf wood and glass structure incorporates some interesting engineering design features including closed loop geothermal heating and cooling systems, museum quality temperature and humidity controls, custom sprinkler systems, and specially designed fabric ducts to coordinate with the particular slope and structure of the building.

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