Ice House

Multi-family Residential

Location: Philadelphia, PA


General Overview: The Icehouse consists of 35 “green” condominiums and storefront commercial space located in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood. The condos range in size from 530 to 1730 square feet and feature 9 foot ceilings throughout and a 32 space indoor parking garage. The property has earned Energy Star along with LEED Gold and Platinum Certification through incorporation of sustainable products, salvaged/reused building components, and environmentally friendly design practices.

Special MEP/FP Features: Many of the project’s green initiatives required integration with the MEP design. Features such as the “green roof,” rainwater recycling system, high efficiency HVAC systems, tankless hot water heaters, and solar power systems were incorporated through AEI’s design work to achieve a healthy, sustainable residential community.

Construction Value: Approximately $5 million.

AEI Services Provided: Mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection design services and construction administration for the construction efforts.