University of South Carolina Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library

A three story addition to the Thomas Cooper Library to house the Ernest F. Hollings Special Collections Library, combining rare books and South Carolina political collections. The facility provides stacks for 250,000 volumes of books, manuscripts, political papers, folios, map storage, and framed items. Sustainable features include variable air volume air handling units, variable flow chilled and hot water, occupancy sensors for lighting, dual flush water closets, and low flow urinals.

Acoustics

Mechanical systems noise and vibration control.

Communications

A structured cabling system and security infrastructure.

Project Data
LOCATION SIZE SERVICES LEED CLIENT
Columbia, South Carolina 48,000 square feet Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection, Communications LEED Gold certified Watson Tate Savory

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