Kauffman Charter School

  • Date: May 2014
  • Location: 6401 The Paseo, Kansas City MO
  • Category: Electrical, mechanical and fire suppression
  • Project Owner: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

The Ewing Kauffman Charter School includes a middle school and high school with a common cafeteria and gymnasium. The school is privately funded by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and is intended to provide college preparatory education.

Capital Electric Construction's scope of work included a 3000amp 480V service, 130-kW emergency generator, 40-kVA UPS, three automatic transfer switches, and integrated panel and transformer switchboards. The lighting system is controlled by motion sensors and is capable of dimming and daylight harvesting. The project scope also included installing a digital addressable fire alarm system and voice and data structured cabling systems.