Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Excessive heat gain through clear IG windows stressing building chillers.
Lobby glass required 11 stories of scaffolding erected, broken down, moved and re-erected in three separate locations during the installation.
80K sf of 3M Low E 35 energy film mounted on more than 3,000 windows.
Duration: 4.5 months
Johnson Control engineers report that the 3M low E film effectively reduced heat gain through windows improving HVAC function and overall building performance.
ROI: <2 years
Utility Rebates: Yes
Excessive heat gain through windows making guests uncomfortable and taxing chillers during peak demand throughout the summer months.
As an operating hotel, management required WFD project managers to provide strict scheduling and timelines based on daily room availability.