Ambler YMCA

1325 McKean Rd, Ambler, PA 19002

Sqft: 70,000
Cost: 12,000,000.00

The Ambler YMCA is a ground breaking concept for the Greater Philadelphia YMCA in creating a super facility with room for growth and expansion.The facility has indoor pools, pool water features, an outdoor pool with water features and slides, multipurpose  gyms, an indoor track, weight lifting area, aerobics rooms, spinning rooms, classrooms, child care,  and administration offices.  The building is designed for a future green roof.  Design services for the facility include M/P/E/FP. Mechanical systems include dehumidification units, an energy recovery unit, package rooftop units, split systems, duct furnaces and a building automation system.  The pool dehumidification units provide supplemental pool water heating. Special consideration was given to the dehumidification of the spinning room. The electrical design incorporates occupancy lighting sensors, lighting control system, and an emergency generator.  .  Plumbing systems include water heating, piping, and sensor operated fixtures including sensor operated showers in the family locker room to help parents with their children. All building services are sized for future expansion.