The North Lincoln Fire & Rescue Bob Everest Fire Station underwent a collection of renovations and upgrades because of a bond that handed in 2018. Located within the coronary heart of Lincoln City, the station is able to profit the group for years to come back.
“The building is seismically retrofitted and energy efficient,” says Rob Dahlman, North Lincoln Fire & Rescue interim chief. “Equipment was installed to make it a clean building, and additional improvements include a passive cooling system, solar panels, LED lighting, a high-efficiency heating system and upgraded insulation values.”
After the bond handed, the station was accepted for the state’s Seismic Rehabilitation Grant Program (SRGP) earlier than reaching out to Energy Trust of Oregon for added assist. “Energy Trust’s process was very easy,” says Rob. “I appreciated that with all the other demands on our time it was no problem at all.”
The constructing now meets present structural, electrical, ADA and fire codes, whereas the improved lighting and mechanical upgrades are anticipated to avoid wasting over 14,250 kWh and 1,520 therms yearly, in addition to $2,240 on energy payments. By working with Energy Trust’s New Buildings program early within the reworking course of, the fire station obtained over $7,600 in money incentives.
To be taught more about upgrades obtainable for main renovations, e-mail the New Buildings team or name 1.877.467.0930.