University of Pittsburgh

University of Pittsburgh

Petersen Events Center

Brinjac provided mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection associated with the construction of a multi-event activity complex including a multi-purpose arena for basketball, track and field, performing arts, commencement exercises, concerts, meetings, food service, and ancillary spaces. The facility features energy efficient HVAC and electrical systems which connect to and are comparable with the university data, video, and voice communication distribution systems.

The telecom and technology design includes:

·New outside plant ductbanks,

·Outside plant fiber optic and copper cable to connect to new arena,

·22 IDF closets and one MDF closet,

·Fiber optic (SM and MM) and copper backbone provided inside of building from MDF to IDF’s,

·Telecommunications cable tray and pathway system,

·Telecom grounding and bonding system,

·Security design for intrusion detection and card access using a Lennel System.