Canandaigua VA Medical Center Relocate Grounds and Transportation Building

Canandaigua, NY

Project Objective

The scope of this project was to provide design services for a 900 square foot office addition to an existing pre-engineered storage / garage building for use by the Canandaigua VA Medical Center facility Grounds and Transportation Department as headquarters and a dispatching location.

Encorus Group Solution

Encorus additionally provided design for modifications to the storage building, which were designed to allow for year-round use with insulation and heat as well as the addition of a mezzanine area for interior material storage.

Specific Project Tasks

  • Structural, architectural, and civil design for the office addition and surrounding areas
  • Heating and cooling calculations for the office addition and existing building areas
  • Plumbing design for piping based on fixture requirements and available flows / pressures
  • Civil design for grading, sidewalks, and sanitary waste disposition
  • Lighting calculations to ensure code compliance and planning for power requirements
  • Foundation and steel structural design for the building addition
  • Design of an interior mezzanine