Bridgewater

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
Substantial Completion Date:
July 2011 for Phase I addition; August 2012 for Phase II renovation and addition

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included a 170,000 SF addition to the existing Marshall Conant Science Building, demolition of 60,000 SF of outdated space, and 40,000 SF of renovations.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

 

Seating area in Atrium
Seating area in Atrium
Stairs leading to Atrium area
Stairs leading to Atrium area
Desk and Vending Area at Atrium
Desk and Vending Area at Atrium

 

East Wing and Observatory
East Wing and Observatory
North Wing
North Wing
Street Level
Street Level
South Entry
South Entry