Akron Zoo - Komodo Kingdom
Education Center





Scheeser Buckley Mayfield LLC designed the HVAC, plumbing, and fire protection systems for a new education building. This building has several different areas including animal exhibits, a full service kitchen, and conference areas. Also, this building was designed and constructed to be a LEED Certified green building via several design elements. One major element is the HVAC system, which is a ground source heat pump system. Other ‘green’ elements will include displacement ventilation and waterless urinals. This building is currently occupied was LEED Certified. A part of this new 35,000 square-foot building was the Komodo Kingdom education center at the Akron Zoo. Total construction costs were approximately $9.3 million, and the building was designed and constructed with many environmentally conscious materials and practices.




Chesapeake Energy Regional Headquarters
Charleston, WV






Scheeser Buckley Mayfield designed the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection systems for this unique building. Serving as the regional headquarters for Chesapeake Energy, this building houses offices, a full cafeteria, a fitness center, and a data center. The entire building is shaped as a four story “C”, which creates some challenges for the building systems. In addition, the building was designed to receive a USGBC LEED Silver certification.