Rick Unvarsky Consulting Services, Inc.




RUCS was contracted to develop mechanical, electrical, and plumbing conceptual design services, development of Basis of Design and bid documents, and technical assistance through construction for the Wesley Foundation. The facility consists of a new four story, 22,200 square foot building containing eight five-bedroom residential units, housing up to 100 students, and 5,880 square feet of office and program area. The building is also a GreenPoint rated facility.
The new building replaces an existing structure, providing more space and aesthetic richness for the occupants. To maximize energy efficiency, the building utilizes hydronic heating and passive cooling, in addition to energy recovery in ventilation system. Apartment energy use is monitored for accountability. Learn more about the Wesley Foundation at http://www.wesleyhouseberkeley.org.