Garland

Dallas, Texas

This 190,000 sq.ft., special event arena and conference center can host a variety of meetings and conventions. The basketball court’s arena seating accommodates 7,000 patrons and offers a venue for high school competition and graduation ceremonies. The hospitality room and ballroom can accommodate 600 people each, the multimedia lecture room can accommodate 250 people and the meeting room can accommodate 500 people, allowing for three or four events to be held simultaneously. The facility has two 520-ton, water-cooled centrifugal chillers with VFDs for energy efficient production of chilled water. The conference level (offices, ballroom, training room and locker rooms) are served by two medium-pressure, variable volume air handling units that deliver air to VAV and fan-powered terminal boxes with hot water heating coils.