Riverside Hall of Justice BAS/VFD Upgrade

2018-10-03T18:32:19+00:00

Athena Engineering, Inc. won this project on a best value design-build Request for Proposal in conjunction with the Judicial Council of California and Jacobs Engineering. Athena Engineering, Inc. provided a design-build solution for the entire facility’s HVAC building automation system. The system designed and provided, included: Schneider Electric StruxureWare utilizing LonWorks protocol network and [...]

Torrance Airport Atrium Building Energy Upgrades & Controls Integration

2018-02-15T21:09:07+00:00

The Airport Atrium building in Torrance, CA is a multi-story 97,000 square-foot Class A office building. This beautiful building includes a 4-story glass atrium with a feature fountain and large office spaces for tenant use. In 2015, Athena Engineering was contracted by the new owners of the building to perform on-site surveys for existing [...]

Sally Ride Elementary School: A SMArT Academy

2018-02-16T01:03:35+00:00

This new school is 52,500 SF serving approximately 650 students on two levels and resides on a dense site of 2.7 acres. The academy, which serves kindergarten through fifth grades, includes 27 classrooms, administrative offices, a joint use multi-purpose space, food services and library. The sustainable campus reached 50 Collaborative for High Performance Schools [...]

Kaiser Ontario Ambulatory Surgery Center OR Build-Out

2018-02-16T01:08:03+00:00

Kaiser Ontario Medical Center, located in Ontario, CA, is a 224-bed hospital that provides health services to the West end of San Bernardino County. This design-build project was one of three awarded to Athena Engineering, Inc. by Kaiser Permanente at Ontario Medical Center during the last half of 2016. The Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) building at [...]

Casa Colina Surgery Center

2018-10-03T18:27:22+00:00

Casa Colina is a non-profit, community-driven facility for medical-surgical services and rehabilitation located in Pomona, CA. In 2011, this OSHPD facility added a surgery center to the existing acute care hospital. The project included specialty surgery rooms, pre-op and post-op recovery spaces, and a GI laboratory that served as a compliment to the existing suite of services [...]

Beverly Hospital

2018-10-03T18:30:06+00:00

Beverly Hospital is a general medical and surgical hospital in Montebello, CA, with 102 beds. In 2016, over 15,000 patients visited the hospital's emergency room. The hospital had a total of 7,180 admissions. Its physicians performed 1,204 inpatient and 2,952 outpatient surgeries. Athena Engineering, Inc. was engaged by the mechanical engineer, Ted Jacobs Engineering, [...]

Kaiser Ontario Outpatient Medical Office Expansion

2018-02-16T00:46:15+00:00

Kaiser Ontario Medical Center, located in Ontario, CA, is a 224-bed hospital that provides health services to the West end of San Bernardino County. This design-build project was one of three awarded to Athena Engineering, Inc. by Kaiser Permanente at Ontario Medical Center during the last half of 2016. This project specifically involved design and [...]

Division 13 Metro Bus Maintenance & Operations Facility

2018-07-10T16:40:05+00:00

The Bus Maintenance & Operations Facility was designed to optimize Los Angeles County Metro's bus transit service throughout the Central Los Angeles region. The new sustainable facility accommodates a fleet of 200 CNG (compressed natural gas) buses. The project entailed construction of a cast-in-place concrete parking structure housing the Metro [...]

Santiago Community College Science Building

2017-10-20T22:00:46+00:00

In 2002, voters approved Measure E, a $337 million general obligation bond to renovate existing campus buildings, construct new classrooms to alleviate overcrowding and expand the educational and training programs at Santiago Canyon College, Santa Ana College, the regional education centers and the District Operations Center of the Rancho Santiago Community College District (RSCCD). Santiago Community [...]

Kaiser Inglewood MOB HVAC Upgrade

2017-10-20T20:12:05+00:00

Kaiser Permanente directly contracted with Athena Engineering for the mechanical system replacement on this Kaiser Medical Office Building, located in the City of Inglewood. The facility serves as a medical office for an after hour clinic, family medicine, internal medicine, laboratory, pediatrics, pharmacy, physical therapy and radiology/ diagnostic imaging. Athena Engineering was awarded and provided [...]

Clara Shortridge Criminal Courts Pneumatic Replacement

2017-10-20T20:00:42+00:00

The Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center is the county courthouse in downtown Los Angeles, California. Originally known as the Criminal Courts Building, in 2002 it was renamed the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center, after Clara S. Foltz, the first female lawyer on the west coast of the United States (and also the first person to propose the creation [...]

Kaiser Ontario Medical Center OR/IR Shelled Space Build-Out

2017-09-07T00:07:09+00:00

Kaiser Ontario Medical Center, located in Ontario, CA, is a 224-bed hospital that provides health services to the West end of San Bernardino County. This design-build project was one of three awarded to Athena Engineering, Inc. by Kaiser Permanente at Ontario Medical Center during the last half of 2016. The $1.7 million scope included full [...]

Grifols Biological Bloodborne Pathogen Lab

2017-11-20T04:23:53+00:00

Grifols Biological (formerly Alpha Therapeutic) hired Athena Engineering, Inc. as a design-build HVAC contractor, directly with the owner, to provide the HVAC system for the Alpha 1 Production Area. The Alpha 1 Area houses the production of blood coagulant pharmaceuticals for the treatment of Hemophilia. The area presented a unique challenge as a single [...]

SCG HVAC & Building Automation Capital Project – 10 Bases

2017-09-06T20:39:01+00:00

This design-build HVAC and controls project required simultaneous performance on ten bases located throughout Southern California – Santa Barbara, Pacoima, Simi Valley, Hollywood, Pasadena, Chino, Canoga Park, Pico Rivera, Monterey Park and Woodland Hills. Athena Engineering, Inc. served as the design-build General Contractor and self-performed the Mechanical HVAC and controls on this contract. The scope [...]

Aliso Canyon Gas Storage Facility – Guard Shack

2017-09-06T00:10:14+00:00

This design-assist project was awarded to Athena Engineering, Inc. by the Southern California Gas Company, a division of Sempra Energy. The Aliso Canyon Gas Storage Facility is an oil field and natural gas storage facility in the Santa Susana Mountains in Los Angeles County, California. This gas storage reservoir is the second-largest natural gas storage site in [...]

Kaiser Vernon Dust Collection System

2017-09-06T00:15:34+00:00

This 27,000 square foot Kaiser facility required a dust collection system for a CNC Machinery shop. This facility manufacturers all the cabinetry for the Kaiser facilities in the western United States. Athena Engineering installed heavy gauge welded ductwork and distribution throughout the facility. In addition, specialized controls systems for redundant operation were installed and the system [...]

Blythe Courthouse BAS Integration

2017-09-04T23:14:25+00:00

Athena Engineering, Inc. provided a design-build solution for the entire facility’s HVAC controls system. The system designed and provided, included: Schneider Electric utilizing SmartStruxure including Lon protocol network and controllers Provided Ethernet IP routing and fiber optics backbone for maximum throughput Provided after hours installation and sequencing in an operational facility.

Riverside Juvenile Court BAS Integration

2017-09-04T23:15:12+00:00

Athena Engineering, Inc. provided a design-build solution for the entire facility’s HVAC controls system. The system designed and provided, included: Schneider Electric utilizing SmartStruxure including Lon protocol network and controllers Provided Ethernet IP routing and fiber optics backbone for maximum throughput Provided after hours installation and sequencing in an operational facility

Los Angeles County Public Health Lab & Vivarium

2017-09-04T22:51:23+00:00

The Public Health Laboratory (PHL) is a biohazard laboratory that is commissioned to work on counter-terrorism research. The new 60,000 square foot location required a complete internal renovation to fit the required laboratories and office space.  The systems had to be redesigned and adapted to meet the CDC Biohazard Level 3 requirements immediately before the [...]

Los Angeles County Coroners Coroner-Medical Examiner Building

2017-09-04T22:29:02+00:00

Athena Engineering, Inc. won this project on a design, bid, build basis with the Los Angeles County of Public Works. The system designed and installed, included: Fully operational coroners exam facility Retrofit of a double duct pneumatic system to a DDC system Provision of full pressurization control Schneider Electric / TAC Vista utilizing LonWorks protocol [...]

Los Angeles County Assessors Office HVAC Replacement

2017-09-06T00:25:10+00:00

The Lancaster Regional Office of the LA County Assessors Office handles all of the real estate and property appraisals for the light agricultural properties throughout Los Angeles County. Athena Engineering was hired on this design-build to remove and replace the existing unitary air conditioning system with new. The system was networked by Schneider Electric SE8000 [...]

LACCD Southwest College – School of Career & Technical Education

2017-09-04T18:29:26+00:00

The Los Angeles Community College District - Southwest College School of Career and Technical Education (SOCTE) provides practical, hands-on training to diverse, multi-generational user groups in a safe and inviting campus facility. Large expanses of glass and open-air corridors, lobbies, and courtyards exhibit the professional training and instruction taking place on the inside. Athena [...]

Kaiser Indio Medical Office Building

2017-09-30T01:25:22+00:00

In order to meet increasing demand for healthcare services, Kaiser Permanente leased this former retail space in Indio, CA and directed the design-build team to change it to medical provider offices. The project team, led by C.W. Driver, transformed this former retail store into 14,367 SF of medical facilities, leaving 1,142 SF shelled space [...]

Piper Spirit Office Complex

2017-09-04T17:45:22+00:00

The Piper Spirit Office Complex project required Athena Engineering, Inc. to design and build two state of the art office buildings from the ground up. Both buildings are located on a 75,000 square foot lot (1.7 acres), and construction involved the coordination of several dozen trades. Athena Engineering served as the general contractor, mechanical HVAC, [...]

Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte Elementary School

2017-09-06T00:35:36+00:00

The two-story, steel-framed buildings is home to 650 students and occupies a 3.96-acre site. In addition to 26 classrooms, the 58,000-sq-ft school has administrative offices, play fields, a library, multi-purpose room, food service facility, lunch shelter and surface parking. This project is Certified LADWP Savings by Design & Certified High Performance Schools Verified. Athena [...]

Kaiser Fontana Medical Center Chemical Dependency Recovery Program HVAC

2018-05-10T01:39:37+00:00

This design-build project with Kaiser Permanente included the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and structural engineering for the removal and replacement of the HVAC at a chemical dependency recovery program (CDRP) in Fontana, CA. The Kaiser CDRP provides inpatient and outpatient substance abuse treatment services, detoxification, partial hospitalization and counseling. Following the engineering portion of the project, [...]

Santee High School Proposition 39 HVAC & Controls Retrofit

2018-05-10T01:34:11+00:00

Athena Engineering, Inc. was selected by McKinstry Essention as the HVAC and building automation design-build partner for this retrofit project at the LAUSD Santee Education Complex. This project was funded by California's Proposition 39, a bond measure providing an estimated $2.75 billion over five years — to support energy efficiency and clean energy projects in K-12 schools and [...]

Los Angeles County Internal Services Headquarters AHU Coil Replacement

2017-11-20T04:17:36+00:00

The Los Angeles Internal Services Department (ISD) provides a range of support services to all county departments in the areas of purchasing, contracting, facilities, information technology and other support services such as energy and environmental programs. ISD is the primary source of centralized services to maintain and support over 200 Los Angeles County facilities and [...]

Amelia Mayberry Park Senior Center

2018-02-16T00:13:39+00:00

Amelia Mayberry Park is a 14-acre park located in the heart of Whittier, CA. This local treasure has basketball courts, softball fields, playgrounds, a Fitness Zone and a splash pad where children can cool off during the warm days of summer. A newly refurbished Senior Center located within the park is the site of great [...]

Larry D. Smith Correctional Facility Expansion

2017-09-06T00:30:51+00:00

Athena Engineering, Inc. completed an addition of a new 294-cell housing building (173,000 square feet) with adjacent support functions for transport holding, administrative offices and other workspaces. A separate central plant building containing mechanical equipment to serve the housing building was also included. Our team was responsible for creating information modeling using leading-edge software. [...]

Maryvale Education & Family Resource Center

2017-09-04T15:42:34+00:00

Athena Engineering, Inc. was responsible for the mechanical HVAC scope of work and building automation security, access and mechanical controls at this 35,600 square foot, ground-up Catholic educational facility located in Duarte, CA. The project included a multi-story new building with subterranean parking, a 40-classroom building, kitchen, playground and office space. Following completion of [...]

SoCal Gas Pico Rivera Chiller Replacement

2017-09-06T00:13:57+00:00

The Southern California Gas Company's Pico Rivera base is the headquarters for the utility's facilities, training, and various operational departments. Athena Engineering, Inc. was the holder of a 3-year Master Services Agreement with Southern California Gas and managed the replacement of two chiller's at the Pico Rivera base. The design-build chiller replacements involved the [...]

Augustus Hawkins High School

2017-09-04T15:44:37+00:00

This brand new 62,000 square foot high school for the Los Angeles Unified School District (formerly South Los Angeles High School #3) included a ground up, multi-story high school campus comprised of a gym, classrooms and administration buildings.  Athena Engineering, Inc. was responsible for the entire mechanical scope of work, including the HVAC and [...]

Ramon C. Corines School of Visual and Performing Arts

2018-06-30T22:14:27+00:00

This project involved the new construction of a visual and performing arts high school in Los Angeles. The campus is within the Los Angeles Unified School District and consists of nine buildings and a central plant. Athena Engineering, Inc. was responsible for the installation of an Energy Management System consisting of Variable Air Volume [...]

LACCD Southwest College Central Plant

2017-09-04T15:45:30+00:00

This design-build building automation project consisted of the construction of a new central plant for the main cooling and heating media of the LACCD Southwest College campus. The project was a design/build that utilized thermal storage or ice tanks for cooling. The chilled water side of the project includes two air-cooled chillers that are primarily used [...]