The Smart Corner project consisted of a 20-story residential tower, a 4-story office building and 25,000 sf of retail space with 4 levels of subterranean parking. Smart Corner was designed to create a close connection between where people live and work. Smart Corner combines residential living, an office building, ground floor retail space and a San Diego trolley stop all in one city block. McParlane & Associates provided a design assist service to the mechanical contractor for the HVAC, Building Automation Controls, Plumbing, Fire Life Safety and Title-24 documents. Design features included: Waster Source Heat Pump (WSHP) system for residential tower air conditioning, stairwell and vestibule pressurization system, and smoke control life safety system.