Oran Park Public School

Oran Park Public School

Location: Oran Park, Sydney, New South Wales
Design Engineer: Erbas
Project Manager: GHD
Builder: ADCO Constructions
Contractors: Evolution Geothermal, Compair Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Powell Mechanical Services

Opened in January 2014 by Premier Barry O’Farrell, Oran Park Public School is utilising EarthLinked Geothermal Heat Pumps to provide ducted refrigerated reverse cycle heating and cooling to innovative classroom pods. Each pod consists of two large student class rooms plus integrated teachers’ offices. A total of 27 vertical bore holes, each 30 meters deep, provide highly efficient thermal geo-exchange via direct expansion refrigerant ground loop systems.