Oceanarium Infrastructure & Maintenance Upgrades


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Oceanarium Infrastructure & Maintenance Upgrades

Location Client Size Role Duration
Chicago, IL The John G. Shedd Aquarium … sq/ft. Project Manager 2010

One of the main goals of the project was to revitalize the existing infrastructure, perform upgrades to various systems and perform maintenance on equipment. Tasks included:

  • Recoating 3 million gallon main exhibit and back of house pool membrane.
  • Installation of new equipment to improve monitoring of animal health.
  • Installation of new trainer platforms.
  • Underwater polishing of acrylic viewing windows.
  • Replacement of 7 underwater pool separation gates.
  • Upgrades to Animal Life Support equipment
  • Replacement of existing AHUs and mechanical systems upgrades, scheduled  around staff and animal requirements.
  • Transition from pneumatic building controls to electronic building automation;  mechanical and lighting.
  • Replacement of hollow metal frame doors with corrosion resistant FRP doors.