Spartan Village Will Offer Additional Living Space for Growing UNC Greensboro Student Population
HOLLISTON, MA Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. (Griffin Electric) is currently providing installation work on the in-progress Spartan Village, a 198,805-square-foot mixed-use development in Greensboro, North Carolina, expected to open by August. The state construction project will add four new, four-story residence halls designed for upperclassmen and graduate students at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Upon completion, the new residence halls will feature 173 units of apartment-style dorm room space, while 26,000 square feet of total retail space will be located on the ground floors of the buildings. Five restaurants, a grocery store, bike shop, hair salon, and book store are among the expected tenants of the retail space, which will be open to students and the general public.
Griffin Electric will be installing two 150-kilo-Watt standby generators and two 4,000-amp services at 120/208 volts that will serve the four residence buildings and ten retail spaces. The Griffin team will also be responsible for the installation of raceway for tele/data, security systems, and fire alarm systems for the facility.
Barton Malow Company / R.J. Leeper Construction, a joint venture out of Charlotte, North Carolina, is overseeing construction of the project, while Little Diversified Architectural Consulting of Durham, North Carolina, and Sigma Engineered Solutions, PC of Morrisville, North Carolina, are serving as the architect and electrical engineer, respectively.