Mr. Newbert is a founding partner of Cobalt Engineering. He designed the first C2000 project in Western Canada (pre-LEED) and one of the first 100% naturally venti-lated office buildings in Canada. As technical director and mentor of Cobalt’s emerging engineers, he draws on over 25 years of diverse industry experience.
This design team faced a building with some unusual see-through characteristics, a city regulation, and the usual casino-related challenges. Read on for the thorough combination of engineering discussion and modeling that eventually made this Canadian casino the place for displacement.
The high-profile equipment involves an efficient, resilient trigeneration plant to provide heating, cooling, and power service. However, UConn’s most critical asset may be its forward-thinking, campus-wide energy strategy. Read more stories in June Issue 2017.