|Location: Juana Diaz, PR
Technology: High Performance Building Envelopes, Lighting & Daylighting
POC: Jacksonville District
30.5% reduction in energy costs (LEED)
49.9% reduction in water use
98.5% of construction waste diverted from the landfill
The Armed Forces Reserve Center (AFRC) is a joint project serving a 150-member for the U.S. Army Reserve (USAR) on approximately 8.5 acres of Puerto Rico Army National Guard (PRARNG) property within Fort Allen, near Juana Diaz, Puerto Rico. The primary facilities include a two-story 49,320-square-foot AFRC and a 150-square-foot unheated storage building. Energy efficient measures include an improved thermal envelope, high efficiency glazing, reduced lighting power density, occupancy sensors, and energy efficient HVAC system.