The City of Hoboken in Hudson County, New Jersey, is roughly 2 square miles in area with a population of approximately 50,000 residents. It is a part of the New Jersey Gold Coast and the New York metropolitan area. Contained within the city is Hoboken Terminal, a major transportation hub for the rgion. Hoboken is also an educational mecca, home to of one of the oldest technological universities in the United States, the Stevens Institute of Technology. Hoboken today, is known as a vibrant urban destination, embracing its richhistory and offering considerable cultural, recreational and commercial development.
The Hoboken Police Department was established in 1855 as a seven man police force. Today the Police Department is one of the most progressive police agencies in the State of New Jersey with a complement of over 150 sworn and civil personnel. The department serves the community in many capacities which include: Uniform Patrol Services, Mounted Horse Patrol, Traffic Enforcement, a motorcycle division, Criminal Investigations and anti-Vice Bureaus, an Alcohol Beverage Control Unit, Firearms Application Unit, Bureau of Identification and an Inspectional Services Bureau.
Commsult Group provided engineering services for the renovation of the Hoboken police headquarters. This included renovation of the lobby and reception area, interview rooms, prisoner intake, processing room, office areas, corridors and vestibule. The engineering scope included modification of the HVAC systems to accommodate the new floor plan, new exterior and interior lighting and power distribution, replacement of the fire alarm system including new activation and notification devices and elevator recall and upgrading and expanding the camera coverage and security system. Construction administration was also provided. Security Scope included Upgrade and expansion of legacy access control and video surveillance systems to current IP standards. Also completed was the design of new security monitoring and command center.
CLIENT: City of Hoboken NJ
Fire Alarm Engineering