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San Diego Community College District

PROPOSITIONS S & N PROJECT FACT SHEET  Allied Health Building Campus

San Diego Mesa College


7250 Mesa College Drive San Diego, CA 92111‐4998 619.388.2604


Delawie Wilkes Rodrigues Barker

Construction Manager

McCarthy Construction


Project Description j p The three‐story, 50,000 square‐foot Allied Health Building will provide training facilities and classroom space for degree  and certificate programs for five healthcare fields: Dental Assisting, Health Information Technology, Medical Assisting,  Physical Therapy Assistant and Radiologic Technology. (The San Diego Workforce Partnership  identified four of these fields  as among the 10 most in‐demand fields through 2014.)  The building is designed to obtain a Leadership in Energy and  Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification from the United States Green Building  Council (USGBC).

Sustainable Features Allied Health is designed to maximize the use of natural  lighting, which in addition to reducing energy demands  from artificial lighting, is shown to reduce eyestrain and  increase productivity.  People function better in light‐ filled environments. filled environments. All windows utilize ‘high performance’ glass that allows  sunlight to filter into the building, but does not bring the  associated solar heat with it. The walls are highly insulated, helping to conserve energy  resources and making the building more comfortable by  maintaining a healthy and uniform temperature maintaining a healthy and uniform temperature. Energy efficient design and features help Allied Health exceed California’s Title 24 energy requirements by 7.4% Allied Health will get some of its energy from  the  photovoltaic panels on the nearby parking structure,  boosting the building’s energy efficiency cost savings to  58 7% compared to a standard building 58.7% compared to a standard building. Linoleum flooring, a natural material made from linseed  oil, is used extensively throughout the building. View from lower plaza

San Diego Community College District • 3375 Camino Del Rio South • San Diego, CA 92108 Phone: 619.338.6546 •  Fax: 619.338.6509 • www.sdccdprops‐  

By the Numbers 200,000 square feet of drywall                                                    160,000 linear feet of metal stud framing 300,000 drywall screws 13,900 square feet of interior and exterior limestone 2,700 square feet of limestone paving in lobbies 7,000 square feet of ceramic tile in restrooms.

Fast Facts Project Name

Allied  Health Building

Funding Source

Proposition S


Delawie Wilkes Rodrigues Barker

Construction Manager

McCarthy Builders

Civil Engineer Civil Engineer

RBF Consulting, Latitude 33 RBF Consulting, Latitude 33

Electrical Engineer/Mechanical Engineer

TKG Consulting Engineers

Landscape Architect

Wimmer Yamada and Caughey

Program Manager for Propositions S and N

Gafcon, Inc.

Campus Project Manager

Daniel Sicile‐Kira, Gafcon, Inc.

Construction Start Date

May 12, 2008

Project Budget

$27 million

Targeted Completion Date

September 2009

San Diego Community College District • 3375 Camino Del Rio South • San Diego, CA 92108 Phone: 619.338.6546 •  Fax: 619.338.6509 • www.sdccdprops‐  

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