Mechanical Equipment and Controls Upgrade in Atlanta, Georgia
Cobb Galleria Centre
Owner: Cobb-Marietta Coliseum
& Exhibit Hall Authority
Entertainment & Media
Public Assembly &
Places of Worship
Service Provider: McKenney’s, Inc.
McKenney’s assessed, repaired and upgraded mechanical equipment
and controls at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Georgia.
The over 320,000-square foot meeting and convention center had
equipment and controls that were nearly 20 years old, and the
documentation on the building control systems and device specifications
was outdated. McKenney’s had to carefully coordinate the yearlong work
schedule around ongoing shows, meetings and conferences.
The McKenney’s team examined the existing control system and
performed tests to verify operation of controllers, devices and sensors.
The analysis determined that nearly 200 mechanical and control related
items required attention—ranging from minor issues like sensors out of
calibration to critical issues like non-functional dampers. McKenney’s
bdoc® ValidateTM was installed to confirm energy savings following the
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The work done has enhanced building control and conditioning.
Approximately $125,000 in energy savings has been realized through
bdoc Validate and a two-year ROI is expected.
1056 Moreland Industrial Boulevard
Atlanta, Georgia 30316
3601 Performance Road
Charlotte, North Carolina 28214