Designer: Payette Associates, Inc.
Construction Manager: Barr & Barr Builders, Inc.
Project Type: CM at Risk
Project Cost: $98,686,000
Gross Square Feet: 211,000
Est. Substantial Completion Date:
July 2011 for Phase I addition; August 2012 for Phase II renovation and addition

The project will provide new laboratories, classrooms, offices and support space for the biology, chemistry, physics, earth science, geography, math and computer science departments. Construction includes a 170,000 SF addition to the existing Marshall Conant Science Building, demolition of 60,000 SF of outdated space, and 40,000 SF of renovations.

Project Features:

  • Reuse of roof storm runoff and HVAC coil condensate for a gray water system to flush toilet fixtures
  • Building façade with rain screen technology
  • Lab spaces with compressed air, lab vacuum, natural gas and purified water (RODI) depending on particular function of the lab
  • New greenhouse to enhance the Biology program
  • LEED Silver designation

Read the press release from the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the Science Building.

BSC Science Center, south exterior rendering
Marshall Conant Science Building rendering, south exterior

BSC Science Center, atrium rendering
Marshall Conant Science Building rendering, atrium exterior

BSC Science Center atrium interior rendering
Marshall Conant Science Building rendering, atrium interior