Enhancing the Learning Experience in K-12 schools
James Dolan, P.E. featured in Consulting-Specifying Engineer Magazine
Principal in Charge of Energy Engineering, James Dolan, P.E. joins a roundtable discussion with peers from other engineering firms across the nation. The panel of professionals offer design advice for mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection systems in educational facilities.

"Specifying the sequence of operations should occur earlier in the design process to help ensure the operation of the HVAC system is as intended and maximize the flexibility of the systems." - James Dolan
Multifamily Residential Project Spotlight
Recently Completed Projects
Boston Road Housing Complex
OLA provided the MEP system design for this new 90,000 square foot affordable housing building for Breaking Ground located in the Bronx. The facility provides affordable apartments for formerly homeless single adults and low-income working adults from the South Bronx community, and includes common areas, offices, recreational spaces, computer lab and landscaped terrace on the ground floor level. The project achieved Enterprise Green Communities certification. The architect for the project is Alexander Gorlin Architects. Read more about this project on the Breaking Ground website.

Projects in Progress

60 South Broadway
Totaling over 1 million square feet across two 24-story towers, this new mixed use development will replace the former Westchester Pavilion Mall in the heart of White Plains. It will consist of over 700 apartments - including 43 classified as affordable, a 1,000 space underground parking garage, restaurant space with outdoor dining areas, retail and commercial space. Working for the developer Lennar Corp, OLA is the MEP engineer for the project which is currently in the design phase. Perkins Eastman is the architect for the project . Read more about this development on our website.

1 Great Jones Alley
OLA provided MEP design for the new 61,000 square foot mixed use property at 688-690 Broadway in New York City that is currently under construction. Scheduled to be completed in 2017, the project consists of retail on the street and cellar levels, a wet spa, garden, and ten stories of residential units on the upper floors. View more of this property on the 1 Great Jones Alley website.

OLA Cares: Career Closet

Recently opened on the ground floor of The Prelude in the White Plains Education Training Center, Career Closet provides free professional attire for underprivileged men and women entering or interviewing to enter the workforce.

OLA employees are having a clothing drive May 25 - May 27 to donate professional attire to Career Closet. We invite our colleagues and clients to join us! Do some spring cleaning in your closet and help provide a new wardrobe to someone who needs it! Just drop off at our office May 25 - May 27. For a full list of acceptable clothing and more information, visit their website here.
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