Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering Services

Knorr Brake Company


Project Details




240,000 Sq Ft

New two story, 180,000 SF manufacturing and warehouse and 60,000 SF corporate office for Knorr Brake’s North American Headquarters.  Knorr is a manufacturer of Braking, Door, and HVAC systems for the Mass Transit Rail Industry.

Design services included:

  • Compressed air and industrial gas storage and distribution systems to serve manufacturing and testing needs.
  • Waste water collection and reclamation system serving equipment cleaning and testing functions.
  • Zoned HVAC systems serving office, production, and warehouse area functions.
  • Electrical service and distribution system with multiple voltages to serve office, manufacturing and testing functions.
  • Fire suppression system for production and warehouse spaces utilizing overhead sprinkler piping and early suppression fast response heads.
  • Design and energy modeling of mechanical and electrical systems to meet the design goal of LEED Silver certification.
  • Building and site lighting with daylight harvesting and automatic controls, utilizing LED site pole lights and high efficient volumetric 2 x 4 fluorescent troffers.
  • Fire alarm and suppression systems to serve the facility, including office, manufacturing, and warehouse spaces.

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