Specialties: Schools, Universities & Libraries
LynStaar has successfully completed numerous projects for Pace University at all the Westchester Campuses as well as nine locations in New York City. These projects include a high voltage survey/study, campus wide data and communication systems, study and preliminary designs for the pool facility, site lighting, athletic field house modifications, power upgrades, boiler modifications, natural gas work, heating and ventilating work, addressable fire alarm systems, emergency generator systems, backflow preventers and numerous renovations to dormitories as well as administrative buildings including Howard Johnson Hall which included the new basement sports training facility. In addition to studies and design services, LynStaar performed an evaluation of the existing HVAC, plumbing and electrical systems servicing the existing facilities at Pace University School of Law in White Plains, New York. The study included investigations of the different systems with regard to condition, code, energy, life safety, maintenance and operating issues. The purpose of this study was to provide information to the University for implementing a Master Plan for the Law School.
WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Since 1988, LynStaar has undertaken and successfully completed many engineering assignments for Westchester Community College, located in Valhalla, New York. These assignments include development of Master Plan Documents, the electrical portion of the HVAC system upgrade and fire alarm system design in the Technical Building, renovations to the gymnasium, locker rooms and natatorium in the Physical Education Building, campus wide power site lighting and fiber optic network upgrade. We have also renovated the auditorium for sound systems and programmable stage controls for theatrical use for different scenes. In addition to feasibility reports and design services for these assignments, construction inspection services were also performed. LynStaar designed the renovations and addition to the Harold L. Drimmer Library/Learning Resource Center. Included in this project was HVAC, sprinkler, plumbing and electrical for the new and rehabilitated buildings. Also, preparation of contract documents for renovations to the Foundation Board Room and adjacent areas. Most recently LynStaar designed the pathway and supplemental lighting throughout the campus.
Numerous projects have been designed for various schools throughout the district by LynStaar, including fire alarm systems, recreational facility lighting, scoreboards, locker rooms, sound system design, new power feeders, emergency lighting and exit lighting systems. These assignments were performed for a number of buildings in the Edgemont School District.
POUGHKEEPSIE SCHOOL UPGRADING
These projects involved new communication systems, security systems, gymnasium renovations for lighting, scoreboards, PA systems and locker rooms, lighting, fire alarm, school wide sound system, stage and theater lighting, dimming and sound systems and power systems for many of the schools in the district. LynStaar’s responsibilities included design for all of the systems and field inspection during construction.
YONKERS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
LynStaar has designed many projects for the Yonkers School District including burner upgrade at Emerson Junior High School, fire alarm system at 6 schools, power system for Saunders School shops, HVAC and electrical work at Walt Whitman, and underground heating piping at Roosevelt High School.
NEW YORK CITY (NYCSCA)
As a sub-consultant, LynStaar designed various electrical, mechanical and plumbing systems and followed the renovations from design through construction implementation.
LynStaar has performed design services for the White Plains High School, Tuxedo School District (automated stage lighting and sound systems), Monticello School District, Ardsley Schools, and Keio School in Purchase, New York.