BETHANY SENIOR TERRACES

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BETHANY SENIOR TERRACES

Bethany Terraces is a 4-story senior housing facility containing 64 studio apartments and one 1-bedroom apartment. The project was designed to Passive House (PHIUS) Standards, Enterprise Green Communities Standards, and NYSERDA Multifamily New Construction Program (Tier 3).

Modular Construction Methods

New York Engineers designed this project with modular construction methods in mind. Extensive coordination was done with the modular unit builder, architect, and design team to ensure that all base building systems came together during the construction process. The building consists of community spaces, program offices, and a commercial kitchen. The building is expected to be completed for occupancy in 2020.

MEP/FP Passive House Design

New York Engineers provided Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing/Fire Protection design consulting for this project, and provided Construction Administration services. NYE also provided all new utilities and special inspections. The project was delivered in Revit, and was designed to Passive House standards. The project also includes a near Net-Zero design with a rooftop solar array.

PROJECT
Bethany Senior Terraces
604 East 40th St
Brooklyn, NY 11203
AREA
39,200 ft2
ARCHITECT
Paul Castrucci Architects

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