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					CASE STUDY
Las Vegas’ Wynn Hotel & Casino


Application:
Fan Coils, VAV Boxes

Griswold Controls
Solution:
Coil Piping Packages
Unimizer® Actuated Control
Valves

Contractor:
Southland Industries             The most recent – and stunning –           Unimizers® were installed on a majority
Hansen Mechanical            addition to the southern Nevada skyline is     of the fan coils, VAV boxes, heating
                             the new Wynn Las Vegas Resort. Built at        coils and heat pumps in the hotel
                             a cost of $2.7 billion dollars and opened in   rooms, showrooms, the Aqua Theater
Engineer/Consultant:         April 2005, the 50-story bronze tower          and the villas.
JBA Consulting Engineers     contains 2,700 luxury hotel rooms with             According to Matt Miceli, the
                             floor-to ceiling windows, 22 restaurants,      Engineered Equipment & Systems Co.
                             the 2,000 seat “Aqua Theater-in the-           sales engineer responsible for the
Completion Date:             Round,” and the “Promenade” with luxury        project, the Unimizer packages
May 2006                     boutique shopping. Built on the site of the    significantly reduced Hansen’s ATC
                             former Desert Inn, it also includes an 18-     coordination costs. Matt said, “Hansen
                             hole golf course. Whereas most high-end        has been a Griswold Controls customer
                             hotels have car rental desks, Wynn Las         for some time. They especially like
                             Vegas houses a Ferrari-Maserati car            Griswold’s coil hookup packages and
                             dealership inside the resort. To pique         the way we shrink-wrap them. No other
                             curiosity, the front entrance and three acre   vendor provides this packaging
                             Lake of Dreams are shielded from the           concept. This project also offered them
                             street by a 140 foot tall mountain, replete    the opportunity to add the Unimizer® to
                             with 60 foot tall pine trees.                  the packages, which greatly simplified
                                Steve Wynn, who had previously built        the coordination with the ATC
                             the Mirage (1989), Treasure Island (1993)      contractor. The project time frame was
                             and Bellagio (1998) hotels, conceived and      extremely aggressive and the
                             developed Wynn Las Vegas. Several              Unimizer® packages saved the
                             years ago he sold those three properties       contractor a significant amount of install
                             to MGM Grand in order to develop Wynn          time.” James Gomel, Hansen
                             Las Vegas. This resort-casino clearly          Mechanical project manager, stated,
                             establishes a new threshold for local,         “The Griswold coil-piping packages
                             high-end properties. JBA Consulting            allow for installation consistency to the
                             Engineers, Las Vegas, is the mechanical        systems along with a valuable savings
                             engineering firm responsible for the           in labor cost. In addition, incorporating
                             project. Bid and mechanical construction       the Unimizer® with the package allows
                             activity was divided into seven distinct       for a complete installation of the coil-
                             areas, and the specification allowed for       piping package, thus eliminating the
                             either automatic or manual flow controls.      need for additional labor required to
                             Southland Industries, Las Vegas, handled       install the controller in the field.
                             area one and the central plant, and               In total, over 2,000 Griswold Controls
                             Hansen Mechanical of Las Vegas was             piping packages are installed on the
                             awarded responsibility for areas two           project along with over 20 air handler
2803 Barranca Parkway        through seven, which covered the tower.        packages in area one. In addition to the
Irvine CA 92606                 Engineered Equipment & Systems              flow controls and coil piping packages,
Phone 949 559 6000           Co., the Griswold rep for southern             Engineered Equipment & Systems Co.
                             Nevada, successfully convinced                 sold in excess of $100,000 worth of
Fax 949 559 6088             Southland Industries and Hansen                Griswold Filtration separators and
www.griswoldcontrols.com     Mechanical to utilize Griswold coil piping     separator package filtration systems for
                             packages.                                      the numerous cooling towers on the
                                                                            project.

Control for a green environment™
                                                                                                              F-5506
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