Education Post Secondary
Royal Bay Secondary School
Rocky Point Engineering designed the mechanical, plumbing and fire protection systems for the new 12,000 m2 Royal Bay Secondary School in Colwood, BC for School District 62 (Sooke).
This design build project provides 21st Century Learning Space for 800 students, with capacity for a 1,200 seat expansion, is complete with a Neighbourhood Learning Centre, rooftop Gymnasium as well as an air conditioned theatre. Mechanical systems include waste energy reclaim as the building primary stage of heating with an air source heat pump and condensing boiler plant providing subsequent heat stages. Additional mechanical systems include active chilled beams, radiant floor heat and displacement ventilation.
Construction of the school was completed in the fall of 2015 and is LEED Gold.