Arch 1 - San Diego
a.m. Rodriguez Associates, inc.
[Sota] stood out among the rest for their demonstrated commitment to sustainability and overall company vision of a consistent, integrated, project team process.
— Walt Folwer
This 72,000 s.f. independent living facility for seniors features 68 dwelling units. Amenities include skylit commons, a roof deck, a greenhouse, a library, a lounge, an exercise area and craft room, a wellness center, a central commercial kitchen, and a multipurpose room for dining and assemblies.
The scope of work included significant earth moving, site work, and construction of the wood and metal framed structure with a priority on energy efficiency. Extensive use of high efficiency HVAC equipment, water source heat pumps, thermal envelope sealing and air-to-air heat exchangers provide a “greener” building.