In 2009, Noble Investments opened an 8‐floor, 217-room hotel with a restaurant and ballroom spaces. A chilled water system provides cooling to air handling units, which serve VAV terminal units throughout the common areas. A smoke exhaust system is controlled via the ATS Waypoint installed Alerton control system to provide life safety to the occupants.
The Stegeman Coliseum is a 10,523‐seat multi‐purpose arena located on the University of Georgia campus. The scope of ATS Waypoint’s work included a 35,000 sqft renovation and 6,000 sqft of new space. The project received an Honor Award from the American Institute of Architects, a Historic Preservation Award from Athens Clarke County Building Society, and an Award of Merit from the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America.
The project was completed in 2010 and included two large custom air handling units installed to provide air conditioning to the new concession concourses. The existing air handling units remained to serve the arena. Several new fan coil units were also supplied to condition office space located in the basement.
Located in the Buckhead area of Atlanta, The Waldorf Astoria Atlanta is a 580-foot tall building completed in 2008. It is the 12th tallest building in Atlanta and the fifteenth tallest residential high‐rise in the United States. The building consists of 14 stories of luxury hotel rooms and 28 floors of high-end residential condominiums. A large chilled water central plant supplies chilled water to air handling units that serve the common areas of the hotel, while a condenser water plant provides for a heat rejection system for the residential heat pump units. A carbon monoxide system was also installed to conserve energy in the parking garage.
Built in 2013, this 5‐story, 39,856 sqft, 150-room hotel with an adjacent two‐story parking garage is located in historic Savannah, GA. An air-cooled chilled water plant serves AHUs with VAVs for the common spaces of the hotel. Makeup air units provide conditioned air to the corridors.
The Ascent Hotel is a 176-room venture that will be a part of Ascent Midtown, rising between West Peachtree and Spring Streets at 18th Street.
Ponce City Market is a 2,100,000 sqft mixed-use development in Atlanta’s Old Fourth Ward with a long and storied history. The building was used as the regional headquarters of Sears, Roebuck and Co. from 1926 to 1987 and by the City of Atlanta as “City Hall East” from 1990 to 2010. Renovations by Jamestown were ongoing from 2011 to 2014. ATS Waypoint was heavily involved in this building, providing and installing a full BACnet control system with a browser interface, condenser water plants, cooling towers, and multiple HVAC units to the retail, office, and residential spaces within the structure.
Perimeter Mall is the second-largest mall in the state of Georgia. General Growth Properties manages the mall, which has been open since 1971. In 2015, ATS Waypoint performed extensive work on the building, upgrading the building automation system and providing and installing RTUs to heat and cool the mall’s common areas and tenant spaces. ATS also installed and supplied the controls for the mall’s parking lot and security lighting.
In 2012 Noble Investments renovated this 5‐story‐179 room hotel located in the heart of historic downtown Decatur. Chilled water air handling units provide conditioning for the common area spaces on the lobby level.
The College Football Hall of Fame is a 94,256 sqft museum in downtown Atlanta dedicated to the greatest players and coaches in college football history. The Atlanta location opened in August 2014. ATS Waypoint provided a complete BACnet building management system, along with VAV, AHU, and RTU units connected to the BACnet system.