Bristol Community College

Study and Project Designer: Sasaki Associates
Construction Manager: Bond Brothers
Project Type: CM at Risk
Project Cost: $36,896,000
Gross Square Feet: 50,600
Substantial Completion Date: June 2016

This new 50,600 GSF two-story building houses the nursing, dental hygiene, clinical laboratory science, medical technology, biology and chemistry programs. Site improvements will include new utilities, new plazas, walkways and plantings.

Project Features:

  • Project is targeting LEED platinum status.
  • Project is targeting net zero energy in partnership with large solar PV array constructed by BCC on adjacent parking lot.
  • Geothermal well system consisting of thirty 500 foot wells for heating/cooling systems.
  • Roof top mounted domestic hot water solar PV system.
  • Rooftop mounted solar PV system will generate electricity for the new building.
  • Majority of fume hoods are recirculating type and will greatly reduce yearly operating costs.
  • Recipient of a 2017 AIA COTE Top Ten Award.  The COTE (Committee on the Environment) Top Ten Awards is the industry’s premier awards program celebrating sustainable design excellence.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony:

Ribbon Cutting
Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito cutting the ribbon at the New Technology and Learning Center

Completed Project Photos:


Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College