BAY TRANSIT GLOUCESTER FACILITY

Location: Gloucester, VA| Size: 17,280 SFCompletion: March 2015

The Bay Transit Gloucester Transit Facility was constructed in an effort to improve operating efficiency, accommodate local and regional growth and improve mobility for the residents of the region. With a focus on long-term operational savings and stormwater management, the Owner has embraced a wide range of economically viable green strategies, including:
 Energy-efficient building envelope
 Daylighting in regularly occupied spaces
 Geothermal heat pumps for cooling and heating for office area
 Waste-oil reuse boiler for maintenance shop heating
 Heat recovery ventilation
 Efficient lighting with sensor and timer based controls
 Low-flow water fixtures
 Constructed wetland and bioswales
 Sub-metering for each mechanical zone
 Green monitoring and interpretive signs
 Photovoltaics