Southpoint Community ChurchCategory: Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, Religious Facilities, Structural
Architect:Rink Design Partnership, Inc.
Contractor:The Stellar Group
Services Provided:Structural, Plumbing, Mechanical & Electrical
78,000 SQ FT multi-purpose building. 32,000 SQ FT sanctuary to hold 1500 people on the first floor and 400 people on the second-floor balcony. 35,000 SQ FT educational area. 11,000 SQ FT atrium, nursery, bookstore, coffee shop and commercial kitchen. The building incorporated several cost-effective and energy efficient HVAC systems, which included an energy recovery device saving more than 30% in the total design cooling capacity. The design provided a variable volume system to include a V.F.D. and a building energy management system to accurately control energy usage. The building was provided with 2,000 amp, 277/480 volt, 3-phase service power for theatrical sound and lighting system in the sanctuary. Dimming system for lobby area lighting features L.E.D. lighting around edges of “saturn” rings. Power and lighting distribution for 36,000 SQ FT classroom building. Separate sound and lghting system for children’s and teen’s churches. Other systems included lightning protection, parking lot lighting and fire alarm system with voice evacuation.