Antella Consulting Engineers
Hudson & Gillet Hall – University of Missouri
Project Data: Complete electrical renovation
This project pertains to: Higher Education, Housing
Location: Columbia, MO
Project Start Date: 2008
Completion Date: 2011
Construction Amount: $30mil
Type of Work Completed:
Project Owner’s POC:
Marsha Smith, P.E.
Project Manager University of Missouri – Colombia
Columbia Campus Facilities
Planning Design & Construction
Antella Consulting Eng POC:
Monica Santos, P.E., LEEDTM AP
Hudson & Gillett Residence Halls are individual seven-story buildings with partial basements connected by the commons building Rollins Hall. The entire complex was constructed in 1965. Hudson & Gillett house over 400 students and are approximately 92,000 GSF each.
A new main entrance was provided with new commons/service desk area.
Provided complete electrical renovation by redesigning the electrical distribution system including replacing all existing federal pacific electrical panels. All new energy efficient lighting was provided throughout the facility. Students were provided lighting flexibility in the sleeping rooms by providing control of lighting to provide two different light levels.
Fire alarm system was upgraded and main panels for each building were replaced with Networkable fire alarm panels so that all three buildings could be monitored from each panel.
A new 350 kW generator with emergency power distribution system was provided for life safety and fire pump loads.