Scope of Work: SP+ was retained by Duke Energy to perform a review of the future parking demand at a multi-use building in Charlotte, North Carolina. Services included the following tasks:
- Documented existing parking resources, provided inventory of project assets (on street and off-street), and provided assessment of existing parking resource utilization.
- Determined peak demand of spaces and peak hours for proposed land use sizes, hours of operations, and occupancy.
- Projected a five-year forecast model evaluating revenue and operating budget based on anticipated volume of users, proposed rates based on market conditions and expenses based on operation type most suitable for the facilities.
- Conducted and operational review of garage plans and provided recommendations on vehicle ingress / egress area, entry/exit control lanes/queuing areas, and design of vehicular traffic circulation.