CEMS performed full engineering design for the new four story150,000 SF City hall building and a 50,000 SF first level parking garage. A key feature of the building was a 2,500 SF two story open entrance atrium. Key functional areas of the facility include:

  • Executive Suite with conference room
  • Council Chambers with auditorium
  • Court Rooms
  • Emergency Management Center
  • Administrative offices with storage
  • License processing areas
  • Public Safety Department with arms room and detention facility

Other significant design aspects and features include:

  • Designed to Latest IBC Code for Specific Use (Importance Factor 1.25).
  • Designed to Latest ASHRE 90.1 and EPAC Requirements
  • LEED Silver Rating
  • Communications & Security Systems
  • AT/FP Considerations
North Charleston
South Carolina
  • non-federal