Project:           New construction of a K-8 school

Owner:            Natrona County School District #1

Location:        Casper, Wyoming

Project Size:  51,000 sf

  • Ventilation and air conditioning for most areas of the building is accomplished with indoor central station variable volume air handlers.
  • Air side economizer controls and air-to-air heat exchangers are included.
  • Carbon dioxide sensors are utilized to determine outside air volumes for demand ventilation.
  • Zoning is achieved at the room level with fan powered variable air volume boxes and hot water reheat coils.
  • Heating system includes a modular boiler plant design utilizing multiple high efficiency boilers.
  • Redundant system pumps and primary/secondary distribution are employed.
  • Chilled water plant includes an air cooled chiller with scroll compressors.
  • Building automation is accomplished with a BacNet system of interoperable direct digital controls.
  • Radiant floors are used in the Kindergarten, First Grade, and Special Needs area.
  • Electrial design includes high efficiency lighing with occupancy sensors and two level control, fire alarm, door access, video surveillance, classroom multi-media, classroom enhanced audio and intercom systems.

Firerock interior

Kindergarten Room


Firerock interior









Poison Spider K-8 School