This project will renovate Collins, Dennison, Dorsey, McBride and Symmes Residence Halls. Erickson Dining Hall will be demolished and a new dining hall will be constructed as an addition to Symmes Hall. The project also includes renovating a portion of the North Chiller Plant at Billings Hall. In addition, the work will include related site utilities and infrastructure, landscaping and site improvements for the identified buildings. These renovations will be comprehensive upgrades of all buildings systems, addition of fire suppression, accessibility improvements, energy efficiency improvements, and new finishes throughout. Additional beds beyond what was expected in the Long Range Housing Master Plan have been designed into the project. This project will use the Design/Build project delivery method.
The complete renovation of Shideler Hall for Geology and Geography will include hazardous material abatement, replacement of HVAC, plumbing, electric, technology and fire suppression systems with state-of-the-art energy efficient systems; reconfiguration of classrooms, laboratories, department and staff offices is planned, including a highly interactive GIS studio. Upgraded finishes will include casework, flooring, lighting, ceilings, etc. The work will improve circulation, egress and ADA accessibility. Exterior upgrades including brick tuck pointing, roofing and window replacements will occur.
This project will construct an addition to Hayden Park along the third baseline of McKie Field. The facility will include offices for the coaches, instructional and training spaces for players, locker rooms, an equipment room, an umpire room, and support spaces. This project will relocate some services currently in Withrow Court to the Hayden Park facility.
The project will improve circulation through the woods by realigning paved pathways to better serve student migration through the area by linking destinations and adjacent sidewalks. Safety improvements will include the placement of walkway lighting using full cut off (“dark sky friendly”) pole mounted LED lighting fixtures to illuminate walkways.