North High School Addition and Renovation

Alvine Engineering provided mechanical, electrical, plumbing and technology engineering systems design for this project.  The Weidt Group energy evaluation through Mid American Energy was used to select parts of the building envelope, electrical lighting controls, energy efficient light fixtures, mechanical system and controls.

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Saddlebrook Joint-use Facility

Alvine Engineering provided mechanical, electrical, fire protection, and telecommunications systems design for this unique project. The Saddlebrook Joint-use Facility is a collaborative effort between the Omaha Public Schools, Omaha Public Library, and City of Omaha Parks and Recreation for a community-based public use facility.  A central “Commons” hub serves as the circulatory and symbolic center of the building.  Views from all three administration or information desks provide excellent visibility of the Commons activities and approaches.

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St. Margaret Mary School HVAC Renovation

St. Margaret Mary, one of Omaha’s oldest Catholic schools and the home to 575 students, faced the challenge of replacing a 50+-year-old heating system. A committee of parishioners comprised of construction, architecture, and engineering professionals was assembled to study the alternatives. Their recommendation of a ground source heat pump system would not only correct the heating deficiencies but would add air conditioning to the school for the first time.
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Perkins Academy Addition and Renovation

Perkins Academy was originally built in 1918, with the most recent addition constructed in 1975. A 1999 analysis identified $5 million in construction needs to bring the building to code and adherence to district standards.

Alvine Engineering was contracted in 2003 to work on a renovation of the school, and again in 2005 to perform design for the addition.

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Patriot Elementary School

The desire of the Papillion – La Vista School District to create a superior indoor environment for their staff and students while maintaining an energy-efficient, quiet, and reliable system provided many challenges to the Patriot Elementary design team.
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Philip Schoo Middle School and Fallbrook YMCA

Alvine Engineering was contracted to provide mechanical, electrical, fire protection and telecommunications systems design for this new complex.Lincoln Public Schools’ Schoo Middle School and Fallbrook YMCA share an attached facility in this growing neighborhood — a first for Lincoln and the state of Nebraska.
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