PES Project Profile

George Washington
Carver High School

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Project Details


  • Project Cost: $38.5 million
  • Design awarded: July 2006
  • Design completed: December 2007
  • Contract award: November 2008
  • Construction completed: October 2009

  • Scope of Services

    • Heating and Cooling Plant Upgrades
    New Electric Service
    New Fire Protection System
    • New Emergency Generator
    HVAC System Upgrades
    • Lighting Upgrades throughout
    Security & IT Upgrades


    Key Services Provided

    • Planning
    • System Optimization
    • MEP Design
    • Construction Administration
    • Commissioning
    • Operations Advice and Training


Major Renovations and New Addition

Princeton Engineering Services provided Mechanical, Plumbing and Electrical, Fire Protection, IT, Security and Life Safety Design Services for the four story 140,000 sq. ft. high school building and new 40,000 sq. ft. addition. The new addition included a full-size Gymnasium, Instructional Media Center, and Kitchen/Cafeteria. The project involved technologic enhancements and met LEED goals for energy efficiency and sustainable design.

Planning, System Optimization, MEP Design