National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium

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National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium

City of Dubuque, Dubuque, IA

SPECIFICATIONS

LOCATION

Dubuque, IA

SIZE

280,400 SF

CLIENT

Conlon Construction Co.

ARCHITECT

Esherick Homsey Dodge and Davis

CONTRACT AMOUNT

$1.6MM

FEATURED

Power added to early 1900s dredge paddlewheel

Photo Credit: Esherick Homsey Dodge and Davis

In addition to the standard lighting and power installation, our work included theatrical lighting and controls along with many aquarium and special animal equipment installations. Emergency power and landscape lighting were included. Power for a hydraulic pump to rotate an early 1900s dredge paddlewheel was included.

Six large aquariums and many exhibits feature giant catfish, turtles, otters, ducks, frogs, reptiles and the history of America’s most famous river, the Mississippi River. Interactive exhibits and living history demonstrations bring this exciting river-front campus in Dubuque, Iowa, to life.

Risser Justice Center and Law Library

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Risser Justice Center and Law Library

State of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

SPECIFICATIONS

LOCATION

Madison, WI

SIZE

280,400 SF

CLIENT

J.P. Cullen

CONTRACT AMOUNT

$3.5MM

This 8-story, 280,000 square-foot facility houses the State of Wisconsin Department of Justice. The project included four levels of underground parking, and a pedestrian/informational tunnel between the center and the State Capitol. Scope of work included underground medium voltage service, lightning protection, power, lighting, lighting control, fire alarm, duress, life safety, and voice/data systems.

Dubuque County Law Enforcement Center

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Dubuque County Law Enforcement Center

Dubuque County, IA, Dubuque, IA

SPECIFICATIONS

LOCATION

Dubuque, IA

SIZE

56,400 SF

CLIENT

Prostruct Construction

CONTRACT AMOUNT

$1.3MM

FEATURED

500KW diesel generator

Provided the electrical, telecommunications, and security installation for the 56,400 square-foot, multi-story above grade addition with full basement below. The new facility will house local, state, and federal inmates and has an isolated block for juvenile offenders.

The scope of work included a new electric service to serve both the existing and new facility; a 500KW diesel generator; power, lighting, voice, data, and sound, central institutional monitoring, closed circuit TV, security card access, and control center video graphics, fire alarm, and associated systems.

Dubuque Grand River Center

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Dubuque Grand River Center

City of Dubuque, Dubuque, IA

SPECIFICATIONS

LOCATION

Dubuque, IA

SIZE

860,000 SF

CLIENT

J.P. Cullen

ARCHITECT

Populous

CONTRACT AMOUNT

$3MM

FEATURED

Lutron dimming system

Photo Credit: City of Dubuque

The Grand River Center is an 860,000 square-foot municipal convention center in the Port of Dubuque on the Mississippi River. The GRC is an icon building featuring beautiful river views, large pre-function and patio space overlooking the Mississippi River, as well as large flexible meeting and banquet space. Our work included all power and lighting, a complex Lutron dimming system, and full fire alarm system. Work also included emergency power, standby generating capability, as well as site and landscape lighting.

Rock County Jail Expansion

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Rock County Jail Expansion 2010

Rock County, WI, Janesville, WI

SPECIFICATIONS

LOCATION

Janesville, WI

SIZE

49,000 SF

CLIENT

Tri-North Builders

ARCHITECT

Potter Lawson

CONTRACT AMOUNT

$1.5MM

FEATURED

Underground utilities

Photo Credit: Potter Lawson

In this 24,268 square-foot addition you will find a vehicle sally port and a jail booking department. The inmate patient care unit was improved during the remodeling of 6,330 square-feet of existing facility. Video surveillance cameras, security electronics, and fire alarm systems were upgraded in the existing facility that has the capacity to hold 525 inmates. The scope of work included underground utilities, power distribution, parking and service road lighting, egress and interior lighting, emergency generator modifications, and low voltage, fiber optic voice/data systems.

Rock Haven Retirement Facility

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Rock Haven ReTIREMENT Facility

Rock County, WI, Janesville, WI

SPECIFICATIONS

LOCATION

Janesville, WI

SIZE

128 Resident Rooms

CLIENT

C.G. Schmidt

ARCHITECT

Eppstein Uhen Architects

CONTRACT AMOUNT

$3.6MM

FEATURED

One main electrical and other mechanical distribution systems for four neighborhoods

Photo Credit: Eppstein Uhen Architects

This nurse care and retirement home facility has 128 resident rooms in 4 separate neighborhoods that are connected to a commons building. The structures of the neighborhood buildings are wood frame, slab on grade, while the commons has a basement that houses the main electrical and other mechanical distribution systems. The scope of work included lighting, power, emergency power, site lighting, site communications duct bank & cabling, lightning protection, fire alarm, nurse call, CATV, door security & intercom, paging and voice/data systems.

Dubuque Regional Airport Terminal Expansion

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Dubuque Regional Airport Terminal Expansion

Dubuque Airport Commission, Dubuque, IA

SPECIFICATIONS

LOCATION

Dubuque, IA

SIZE

35,000 SF

CLIENT

Tricon Construction

ARCHITECT

Straka Johnson Architects

CONTRACT AMOUNT

$1.4MM

FEATURED

New 1000kW diesel generator & automatic transfer switching

Photo Credit: Straka Johnson Architects

This project was a 35,000 square-foot expansion to the regional airport, currently serving 80,000 passengers annually. Westphal’s scope of work included interior and exterior lighting; a new electrical service and power distribution, including future tenant sub-metering; emergency power, including a new 1000kW diesel generator and automatic transfer switching, lightning protection, fire alarm, voice/data cabling, door security, video surveillance, and intrusion detection systems.

Assisi Village AL-MC Expansion

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Assisi Village AL-MC Expansion

Assisi Village, Dubuque, IA

SPECIFICATIONS

LOCATION

Dubuque, IA

SIZE

42,000 SF

CLIENT

Conlon Construction Co.

CONTRACT AMOUNT

$1.1MM

Photo Credit: Stonehill Communities

This project consists of a 42,000 square-foot, 3-story new senior housing addition to the existing Assisi Village Building including new skywalk bridge. Assisi Village Assisted Living is a licensed Assisted Living Program in Dubuque, IA. This building features 24 resident rooms, new kitchen and dining area, two new lounge common areas and new chapel. The scope of work includes lighting, power, voice-data-video, fire alarm, and associated systems.