Hofmeister + Engineering

H+E Projects / Experience

Project Experience - Hofmeister Engineering, PC


Asher’s Chocolates - Conditioning and Mogul Room and Cream Beater Process Improvements

Asher’s Chocolates - Full Facility Ventilation Systems Assessment

Automobile and Cabinet Shop Paint Booth Ventilation Systems

BMR BioMed Labs (BKG, Inc.)

Brooks Instrument - Gas Test Lab (BKG, Inc.)

Centocor - Boiler Feed Water Economizer (Hart Mech’l)

CSX Transflo - Rail Transfer Facility (AECOM)

Dietz & Watson - Gas/Steam System Assessment (SBE)

Fres-Co System - Press Heating Distribution System

Gorman Woodworking -  Dust Collection System Design

Henry Company - Site Fire/Process Water Upgrade

MetroPCS - DAS Hotel Expansion Projects

National Label Company - Press Heating Distribution System

Norfolk Southern - Intermodal Facility (AECOM)

Penn Stainless Products—Facility Expansion (Parzych)

PolyFlo - Warehouse/Manufacturing Expansion (Keystone)

Spear Products - Facility Expansion (Ritter/Martin)

SRS Energy - Manufacturing Facility (Response)

Stein Seal - Manufacturing Expansion (BKG, Inc.)

TEVA Pharmaceuticals - Boiler / Compressor Room Ventilation

TEVA Pharmaceuticals - Purified Water Cooling System

TEVA Pharmaceuticals - Drying Oven (RK&Co)

Vita-Line Products - Facility Ventilation Assessment

Wehrung Lumber - New Milling Shop (Good)



102 Commerce Drive Office Renovation (Ritter)

88 Wells Road Indoor Sports Center (Pinnacle/Schlosser)

A/S Custom Furniture - Office and Cabinet Shop Renovation

Bucks Mont Indoor Sports Center (Pinnacle/Schlosser)

Carver Electric Offices (Lezenby)

Chang Commercial Laundry Facility (A&A Mech’l)

Chant Engineering - New Facility (Good)

Clemens Food Group (Hatfield Quality Meats) - Customer Experience Center

Clemens Food Group (Hatfield Quality Meats) - Office Expansion Phases 1 and 2

Colonial Electric Collegeville Renovation (Good)

Control Associates - New Facility (Ritter/Martin)

CSR, Inc. - Industrial Addition (Parzych)

Doylestown Nissan - Plumbing Renovation (Good)

Eby Building - New Manufacturing Facility (Ritter/Martin)

Excel Communications (Nase)

Franconia Township Police Facility System Assessment (RK&Co/Good)

Funeral Home Addition and Crematory (Henry)

Genesis / Waterview Biotechnology Campus - Biological Research Laboratory Facility

Genesis Industrial - Industrial Renovation(Response)

Greater Philadelphia Expo Center

Hatfield Quality Meats (Clemens Food Group) - Customer Experience Center

Hatfield Quality Meats (Clemens Food Group) - Office Expansion, Phases 1 and 2

Hill at Whitemarsh - Occupational Therapy Suite Renovation (KCBA)

Hill at Whitemarsh - Office/Breakroom Renovation (KCBA)

Humanities & Sciences Academy (Shelter Design)

Imaging Sciences International - Office Renovation (Parzych)

iLabor - Office Fit-Out (RK&Co)

Isabelle’s Kitchen - Renovation (Response)

JDM Materials Dispatch Building

Kemp Office Building (Good)

Keystone Asset Management - LEED Facility Renovation (RK&Co)

Kiddie Academy of Harleysville (Zadlo)

Kiddie Academy of Horsham (Zadlo)

Kiddie Academy of Phoenixville (Zadlo)

Kiddie Academy of Royersford (Zadlo)

Lansdale Public Library Renovation (Lezenby)

Locust Ridge Offices (Nase/H&K Group)

Lower Southampton Fire House (Fey)

Main Street Development (Henry)

Martindale Fire Company (Ritter/Martin)

Masthof Press Addition (Ritter/Martin)

Musser Shop (Ritter/Martin)

Mystic Logistics Fit-Out (Trilogy)

Nestle - Mixing Center Office Addition (A+S HVAC)

Nolan State Road and Montgomery Twp. Self Storage Facilities (RK&Co)

North Penn Water Authority Engineering Systems Assessment

North Penn Water Authority HVAC Systems Retrofit

Office Furnishings Warehouse Addition (Ritter/Martin)

Outten Chevrolet - Plumbing Renovation (DeLuxe Plumbing)

Palmer International - New Laboratory / Warehouse Facility (Parzych)

Peak Excavating Offices (Good)

Penn Crest Commons (Good)

Peruzzi Toyota - Hatfield - Full Facility HVAC Assessment

Peter Becker  Community - Human Resources Suite Renovation (Lenhart Rodgers)

Quakertown Fire Company - Expansion (Keystone)

Quakertown West End Fire Company - Expansion (Parzych)

Reading Expo Center - HVAC / Electrical Systems Assessment

Rider University - Teaching Lab Upgrade

Rittenhouse Laundry (A&A Mech’l)

River Lodge - New Conference/Lodge Facility (RK&Co)

Rutgers Preparatory School - Elm Farm Historical Renovation

Salvona Technologies - Industrial Facility Renovation (Response)

Sensenig Poultry - Addition (Ritter/Martin)

Shady Maple - Mezzanine Fit-Out (Ritter/Martin)

Sly Fox Brewery - Plumbing Systems (Good)

Souderton Mennonite Home Expansion—Plumbing Systems (Good)

Sports Extreme - Fit-Out

Spring Ridge Office Complex Utility  and Energy Study (PWI)

Stone Harbor Marina - New Marina and Sales Facility (Kenrich Mech’l)

Stone Pointe Center - HVAC Systems Assessments

Strategic Domain Ventures - New Office Building (RK&Co)

Sunrise of Chestnut Hill - Assisted Care Renovation (Zadlo)

Tel-Drug - Conference Room and Data Center HVAC (Response)

Total Control - Renovation (Response)

Upper Moreland / Hatboro Joint Sewer Authority - Complete HVAC Renovation

Upper Providence Police Administration Building - New Facility (RK&Co)

Weaver Tractor Supply (Ritter/Martin)

West Goshen Township - New Public Works Building

Wurzco Partners - New Facility (Good)

Zimmerman Manufacturing - New Facility (Ritter/Martin)


Medical / Veterinary

182 South Street Medical Office Renovation (PWI)

Center for GI Health

“For Cats Only” Feline Veterinary Clinic (Shelter Design)

Bedminster Canine Kamp - New Kennel Facility (Kolva)

Hatfield Veterinary Clinic - New Facility (Ritter)

Mendis Medical Office (Lezenby)

Morristown Memorial Hospital Pre-Op Holding and Operating Room Renovations (PWI)

Park Dental Office (Taylor)

Patel Medical Office (Taylor)

Ruskiewicz Eye Care Office (Taylor)

SAVE Animal Shelter - Engineering System Design Review

Swamp Road Dental Office

Wright Veterinary Hospital Oxygen Room


Retail / Restaurant

Assou Café at Telford Train Station (EDB)

Broad Axe Tavern (ABA Services MPE)

Buck Road Boutique (Reader)

Chaikhana Exotic Teas (Abramowitz)

Fast Signs (Kaiser/AEM)

Fred Beans Ford Waiting Area (ABA Services MPE)

Freed Honda Showroom / Repair Bay Expansion (Good)

Hatfield Commons (Schlosser)

Head Over Heels Shop—Warrington (Ritter)

Hellertown Hotel Renovation (RK&Co)

Jules Pizza - Ardmore (Brown)

Main Street Development (Henry)

Rite Aid - Marshall’s Creek (Piligian)

Sage Shops - Promenade at Saucon Valley (RK&Co)

Salford Pub Renovation

Save-A-Lot Food Store - Retail Grocery Fit-Out (Betzwood Associates)

Stars DiPrinzi Salon

Tollgate Commons (Good)

Vandergrift - Appliance Store Renovation (Stanley Cooper)

Weddings by the Pond - Commercial Banquet Kitchen Addition

Works - Restaurant Expansion (Good)


Religious / Non-Profit

Blue Rock Mennonite Church (Ritter/Martin)

Boyertown Museum of Historic Vehicles

Camp Manatawny Bathhouse (Ritter/Martin)

Community Baptist Church (Kaiser/AEM)

Finland Mennonite Church

Glade Run Mennonite Church (Ritter/Martin)

Habitat for Humanity Condominium (Lezenby)

Hartleton Mennonite Church (Ritter/Martin)

Huron Valley Mennonite Church (Ritter/Martin)

Iglesia Mision - Renovation (Ritter)

Immanuel Leidy’s Church - New Facility (RK&Co)

Indian Creek Foundation Ramp Addition (Henry)

Kentucky Mountain Mission - Chapel Facility Expansion

MCC Material Resource Center of Harleysville—New Facility (Good)

Notre Dame of Bethlehem - Gymnasium Addition (Ebner)

Peace Lutheran Church Renovation (RK&Co)

Pleasantdale Mennonite Church (Ritter/Martin)

Rheems Mennonite Church (Ritter/Martin)

Rock Ministries Renovation

Salvation Army Shop—Lansdale

St. Jude Catholic Church - HVAC Systems Upgrade

St. Michael the Archangel Dining Hall Facility (Ritter)



Apartments at Doe Run- Historic Renovation (AEM Architects)

Beechwood Gardens Apartments- Fire Restoration

Broad Axe Station - New Townhomes

Habitat for Humanity Condominium (Lezenby)

Hampton Greens Condominium Fire Restoration (EDS)

One West James Street - Apartment Building Renovation

Vineyard at 16th and Ridge - LEED Platinum Condominium


Document Organization / Scanning

Stone Pointe Center

Upper Moreland / Hatboro Joint Sewer Authority


Project Experience -

Prior to Hofmeister Engineering, PC

Manufacturing Facilities

AstraZeneca (DE)                                20,000 SF solid dosage pharmaceutical manufacturing suite renovation to produce highly potent compounds

Genovo, Inc. (PA)                                50,000 SF biomedical research, development, pilot manufacturing and vivarium facility (schematic)

Glaxo Canada (ON)                             80,000 SF solid dosage pharmaceutical research and development facility fit out, including four process suites, three of which were high potency containment suites; spaces and processes are integrated with a six story vertical Automated Storage and Retrieval System

Hoffmann LaRoche (NJ and MD)      Logistic and feasibility study for 550,000 SF of warehouse space at four locations

Microbiological Assoc. (MD)              4,000 SF biomedical clinical manufacturing facility renovation producing BSL 2 materials for Phase III clinical trials (schematic)

Novartis (NY)                                      385,000 SF solid dosage pharmaceutical manufacturing facility and utility plant renovation and expansion including six manufacturing lines, twelve packaging lines, a high bay warehouse, and laboratory and office spaces utilizing a phased construction process while maintaining product manufacturing throughout the entire project

Organon ( NJ)                                     Master planning services for aseptic production expansion and suite upgrade with design services for Phase I suite addition

Pfizer Consumer Health (NJ)             25,000 SF aseptic ophthalmic pharmaceutical manufacturing facility renovation, critically phased to provide minimal shutdown and production loss

Pfizer Consumer Health (NJ)             250,000 SF pharmaceutical warehouse facility cGMP upgrade

Vietch Printing (PA)                            Industrial renovation and expansion

Wyeth Pharmaceutical (NY)               Building 100 Complex Renovation Project - 800,000 SF pharmaceutical manufacturing facility HVAC systems upgrade

Research and Development

GlaxoSmithKline (NC)                        Pharmaceutical Research and Development Campus

Phase I and II - Various services for this 1.5 million SF campus including the coordination of the installation of process equipment in the 190,000 SF Product Development facility, field engineering for the 190,000 SF Product Development facility, 280,000 SF Research Laboratories, 230,000 SF Animal Research facilities, 345,000 SF Administration, 15,000 SF Environmental Safety and Incinerator facility and the 45,000 SF Central Utility Plant

Transgenic Barrier Facility - Design services for this 45,000 SF transgenic animal isolation facility converted from a BSL-3 animal containment suite and laboratory; all BSL-3 capabilities remained intact and “mothballed”, to be restored in the future as required

Sterility Testing and Clinical Packaging Facility - Design services for this 85,000 SF facility including a sterility testing clean core area and associated support, laboratory, and administration spaces and a clinical packaging facility with associated support, warehouse, laboratory, and administration spaces

Hoffmann LaRoche (NJ)                    Building 102 QA Laboratory Renovation - 150,000 SF laboratory building renovation

Laboratory Ventilation Energy Study - Buildings 66, 102 and 123 - Comparison of site ventilation system standards and practices with standards and practices of other similar facilities providing recommendations for site standard modifications; analysis of the energy expenditure of new standards application and operational improvement options against capital cost to improve

Merck & Co. (NJ)                                Building 800, New Multi-Science Chemistry Laboratory Facility - Design services for this 325,000 SF multi-science laboratory facility including medicinal and process chemistry and combinatorial synthesis programs; process chemistry includes ten large process scale-up suites, two of which have highly potent compound handling capabilities

Building 818, New Process Research and Development Facility - Design services for this 160,000 SF pharmaceutical process research and development facility

Building 80B, Biological Research Facility - Design services for the 195,000 SF Phase 2 portion of this vivarium facility

Building 119, Chemical Sample Repository Facility - Design services for this 115,000 SF chemical sample repository

Rutgers University (NJ)                      Deferred maintenance design services for the Wright-Reiman Chemistry Buildings

Unilever (Trumbull, CT)                     80,000 SF research and development laboratory building

University of Pennsylvania (PA)        Independent commissioning services for this 130,000 SF research and development laboratory tenant facility

Data Facilities

11 Metrotech – City of New York        Data Center and Emergency "911" Communications Center - 300,000 SF data and communication facility; extreme reliability, flexibility, ease of maintenance,  and the ability to modify the systems with minimal down-time.

Crozer-Chester Medical Ctr. (PA)      Data center facilities

NASDAQ (New York City, NY)           Market Site - Reliability assessment and design services for this Times Square data and video/television communication and marketing facility

Rutgers University (NJ)                      Hill Center and ASB-1 Data Center - Reliability and condition assessment study and cost model for the two main data processing facilities of the university computing system

Smith Barney (NY)                              Reliability and expansion assessment and “hardening” services for primary data processing facility

Vanguard (PA)                                     Reliability and expansion assessment for Vanguard’s primary data processing facility

Wyeth Pharmaceuticals (PA)             Information Services Technology Center (Phase II) - Commissioning services for the second phase of this 185,000 SF office and data center

Medical Facilities

Brandywine Hospital (PA)                  Education Pavilion; Obstetrics Suite; Professional Office Building and Medical Office Building

Children’s Hospital (PA)                     Gastroenterology Suite

Community Mem’l Hospital (NJ)       Ocean Medical Imaging Center

Crozer-Chester Medical Ctr. (PA)      Emergency Suite; Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Nursery Suites; Out-Patient Clinic; Professional Office Building; Radiation Therapy Suite

Hospital of University of Pa. (PA)      Gates Building - Design for the renovation of utility support services for this medical facility

Jefferson Hospital (PA)                      Commercial Laundry

Veterans Admin. Med. Center (CT)   Operating and surgical intensive care suites renovation

Site Master Planning

GlaxoSmithKline (NC)                        Campus Phase III - Master planning and schematic design for a 1,012,000 SF campus expansion including 320,000 SF Research Laboratories, 230,000 SF Administration, and a 30,000 SF Satellite Central Utility Plant

Hoffmann LaRoche (NJ and MD)      Logistic and feasibility study for 550,000 SF of warehouse space at four locations

Johnson & Johnson (NJ and PA)       Full Phase I master planning services for four campuses in three locations (approx. 10,000,000 SF build-out)

Full Phase II master planning services for the Springhouse campus (1,300,000 SF build-out)

Merck & Co. (NJ)                                Full master planning services for this 4,000,000 SF campus toward an ultimate build-out of over 6,000,000 SF

Organon (NJ)                                      Master planning services for aseptic production expansion and suite upgrade with design services for Phase I suite addition

Otten Flavors (PA)                              Full master planning services for the expansion of this 85,000 SF food service development and manufacturing facility

Wyeth Pharmaceuticals (NC)             Full master planning services for the build-out of this 1,100,00 SF vaccine manufacturing campus

Office, Administrative and Support Facilities

Boston Ballet (MA)                             New Ballet and Office Facilities

Buccini Pollin Group (DE)                  Assessment of utility rates, usage and system operation relating to energy usage; the development of options for repair or renovation and improvement of operation; and the estimate of improvement capital costs, potential energy savings and simple paybacks for each option for five property locations and over twenty buildings

City of Philadelphia (PA)                    House of Correction – Commercial laundry facilities

Franklin Mint (PA) New office and central plant facilities

Friends Central School (PA) Classroom renovation and expansion

Greater Philadelphia Cable (PA) New office and studio facilities

Jefferson Hospital (PA) Commercial laundry facilities

Massachusetts State House (MA) Construction site supervision for this comprehensive renovation project

Merck & Co. (NJ) Cafeteria and Company Store, Buildings 84/86 - Renovation and expansion of an existing cafeteria and company store

NY Times / Forest City Ratner (NY) Independent commissioning services for this 1,500,000 SF, 52 story Manhattan headquarters and condominium office building

Temple University (PA) Classroom and office renovation

U.S. Navy (NJ) Documentation for the design/build procurement of fire station facilities

U.S. Navy (RI) Documentation for the design/build procurement of fire stations and child development facilities

Wyeth Pharmaceuticals (PA) Information Services Technology Center (Phase II) - Commissioning services for the second phase of this 185,000 SF office and data center

Wyeth Pharmaceuticals (PA) Worldwide Headquarters - Commissioning services for this 725,000 SF office facility


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