«extract from Narrative prepared by: MacRostie Historic Advisors LLC Existing Building and Condition: Date of original construction: Circa 1882; 1891; ...»
Building 24 The rear one-story clay tile room will be removed. New membrane roofing will be installed on the north head house. More detailed information on the size and location of new rooftop mechanical equipment will be provided for review and approval before construction.
Architectural Feature: HVAC and Mechanical Systems Date of Feature: Circa 1882; 1891; 1901; ongoing alterations through the 1990s
Existing Feature and Condition:
The building has been vacant or marginally used since the Pabst Brewing Company ceased operations at the site in 1997. HVAC and mechanical systems were removed by the
previous owner or are in ruinous condition.
Work and Impact on Feature:
All remaining mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment, distribution systems and fixtures will be removed. Any non-historic interior partition walls/build-out will be removed.
New equipment will be installed to meet code compliance and increase efficiency. HVAC ductwork, piping, and conduit will be openly exposed and painted, in keeping with the industrial character of the building. The ductwork along the interior perimeter of the building will be run as close to the ceilings as possible to avoid and minimize visual impact from the exterior. More detailed information on the HVAC and mechanical systems will be provided for review and approval before construction.