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A better shopping experience means drawing in both local consumers and tourists to your retail facility. Our MEP engineers and energy professionals design reliable systems to efficiently and effectively operate your facility.

Cross County Shopping Center

Yonkers, NY

SERVICES PROVIDED

MEP Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering

PROJECT FEATURES

$150M shopping center renovation.

ARCHITECT

505Design

Complete renovation of existing buildings as well as the addition of nearly 290,000SF of new retail and restaurant space, new pedestrian walkways and landscaping, the construction of a new 5-story customer parking structure, the construction of a new 1-story customer parking structure, and the construction of related on-site and off-site traffic and infrastructure improvements, including all new site utilities.

Longchamp – SoHo

New York, NY

SERVICES PROVIDED

MEP Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering

PROJECT FEATURES

Longchamp's 10,000SF flagship NYC store.

ARCHITECT

Heatherwick Studio / Atmosphere Design Group

Existing two-story building was completely transformed to serve as Longchamp’s flagship NYC store plus the addition of a third floor to accommodate a showroom, offices, and a roof garden. OLA designed new MEP and fire protection systems, which were seamlessly integrated into the complicated building arrangement and ceiling details.

Curry Subaru

Cortlandt Manor, NY

SERVICES PROVIDED

MEP Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering, Energy Engineering, Commissioning

PROJECT FEATURES

New 30,000SF LEED NC certified dealership.

ARCHITECT

Architectural Visions

New state-of-the-art Subaru/Hyundai “green dealership”. The new two-story facility includes a showroom area, offices, conference rooms, service area with 14 service bays, storage, and other support spaces. Sustainable features include solatube ceiling skylights, daylight sensing lighting controls, and highly energy efficient lighting and HVAC systems, including energy recovery. LEED NC.

Triangle Junction

Brooklyn, NY

SERVICES PROVIDED

MEP Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering

PROJECT FEATURES

$70M new retail development on three levels.

ARCHITECT

Cooper Carry

260,000SF Target-anchored shopping center in Brooklyn with three levels and a 500-car parking deck. New development provides a blend of small community-based retailers and large regional and national chains. OLA provided MEP engineering and fire protection engineering services on this commercial project, which is in the vicinity of Brooklyn College on what was previously a municipal parking lot.

Winston Restaurant

Mount Kisco, NY

SERVICES PROVIDED

MEP Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering

PROJECT FEATURES

3-level, 9,000SF restaurant with rooftop bar.

ARCHITECT

Grandberg & Associates Architects

OLA designed the MEP systems for this full building renovation project. To achieve an award winning dining experience and increase ceiling height, the basement slab was lowered two and a half feet. A central skylight atrium floods the space with natural light. OLA partnered with structural engineers and architects to ensure new equipment supported all three levels, including the relocation and upgrades of the existing electrical service and sanitary system.

H&M – Chelsea

New York, NY

SERVICES PROVIDED

MEP Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering

PROJECT FEATURES

40,000SF complete interior renovation.

ARCHITECT

TEK Architects

H&M’s Chelsea location—opposite Macy’s flagship store on “Fashion Avenue”—underwent a complete interior renovation, creating a new building core with two levels of retail space visible from the street. OLA designed all-new HVAC systems and modified the existing plumbing and electrical systems for the new layout, including all-new retail lighting and lighting control/dimming systems.

East Harlem Auto Mall

Harlem, NY

SERVICES PROVIDED

MEP Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering

PROJECT FEATURES

First dealership north of 60th Street in decades.

ARCHITECT

Delgado Gilbride & Keenan Architects / Nudell Architects

A giant auto mall—the first car dealership launched north of 60th Street in decades. The project involved the construction of a new three-story automobile showroom facility totaling approximately 280,000SF to accommodate up to four dealerships. Building included a cellar, showrooms, and automobile service bays on the first and second floors and parking on the third floor and roof.

Max Mara SoHo

New York, NY

SERVICES PROVIDED

MEP Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering

PROJECT FEATURES

2-story retail location with 600SF skylight.

ARCHITECT

Duccio Grassi Architects / FZAD Architecture + Design

Unique and modern two-story design offering state-of-the-art technological innovations, including a 600SF skylight supported by glass fins and stainless steel “fingers”. Working with an international design team, OLA was responsible for the MEP design of this two-story retail location. MEP systems include a creative retail lighting design with programmable control system as well as exposed ductwork and piping to add to the interior’s aesthetic

Molton Brown Hudson Yards

New York, NY

SERVICES PROVIDED

MEP Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering

PROJECT FEATURES

Renovations to existing Hudson Yards store.

ARCHITECT

N/A

Molton Brown underwent modifications to its existing 1,000SF Hudson Yards retail store. OLA provided mechanical and electrical engineering services, including designing plumbing services to include modifications to the existing domestic hot water heating equipment. Additionally, OLA completed design modifications to the existing electrical systems, including an upgrade to
a 100-ampere electrical service.

White Columns Gallery

New York, NY

SERVICES PROVIDED

MEP Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering

PROJECT FEATURES

2,800SF art gallery renovation.

ARCHITECT

Stan Allen Architect

NYC’s oldest alternative non-profit space devoted to emerging artists. As part of a renovation project, former restaurant space was redesigned into the 2,800SF art gallery with office space on the first floor. New heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning systems were installed to serve the gallery and office spaces.

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