Historic & Civic

Project: Centerville LibraryLocation: Centerville, MA

Design Overview:
Major Two-Story Addition to Existing Building to Accommodate New Reading Room,
Multi-Purpose Community Spaces, Collections Space & Other Program Areas

Fully HC Accessible with New Entries, Elevator & Restrooms at Both Levels

New Glass Entry Vestibule for Added Visibility, Daylighting & Outside Air Control

Reorganized Circulation Spaces with New Checkout Desks Located at Each End

New Exterior Event & Reading Terrace

Installed New Fire Suppression System in Existing and New Areas

Expanded Book Store Spaces Design & Site Considerations:
Maximized Use of Natural Daylighting Extensive Use of Energy Efficient LED Lighting High Efficiency
Heating & Cooling Equipment
New Entry Vestibule Airlock Heat Recovery Ventilator (HRV)
Perimeter Radiant Slab Heating at Lower Level
High ‘R’ Value Insulation Systems