Services Provided
Design Team
HBRA Architects
General Services Administration
Construction Manager
O’Connor Construction Management
BE&K Building Group
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Project Size
127,000 GSF
Systems Commissioned
Power Distribution
Emergency Power
Fire Alarm
Building Envelope
LEED Gold Certified


The building, part of the city’s Downtown Urban Renewal Project, is the new home of the Western Division of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama and will serve 10 counties.

The 127,376-square-foot building includes space for the U.S. District Court, U.S. Bankruptcy court, the U.S. Probation Office, U.S. Marshals Service, U.S. Attorney’s Office, U.S. General Services Administration, congressional offices, the Social Security Administration and the FBI.

KLG Jones provided full commissioning services for the building heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems, lighting and power distribution systems, fire alarm system and the building envelope. The services included multiple drawing reviews during design, preparation of the commissioning specifications and the commissioning plan, attendance at peer review meetings, review of shop drawings, building inspections during construction to hold commissioning meetings and inspect the work in progress, preparation of pre-functional test forms, functional performance testing, problem resolution, training and preparation of a systems manual.

The new federal courthouse has achieved LEED Gold certification from the US Green Building Council.


About Us

KLG Jones is a nationally recognized engineering firm dedicated to building commissioning, retro-commissioning, energy audits, energy modeling, energy consulting, test and balance and problem building investigation.

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