The Pala Casino project consists of 185,000 sf of smoking and nonsmoking gaming areas, lounges, restaurants, and an event center. Pala Casino is owned and operated by the Pala Band of Mission Indians. Services for this project include the renovation to the existing casino as well as an addition to the existing 10-story hotel. The construction type is 1 FR, and the occupancy classification is mixed A-2.1/R – 1. MPA’s scope of work consisted of a peer review that included heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and plumbing design systems. The above-mentioned review covered the hotel, casino, lobby, kitchen, dining, meeting rooms, restrooms, and laundry rooms.