Host of summer construction projects scheduled
Posted: June 12, 2006
Animal Lab renovation.
LEWISBURG, Pa. — A host of campus construction projects are underway or planned for summer 2006.
Dennis Hawley, associate vice president for facilities, said a number of other minor projects also are underway that address programmed maintenance —roofs, walks, roads, locks, painting, and carpet replacements.
"We are also working on a long list of design, feasibility, and planning projects, all in the thinking and paper stages — no construction at the moment," he said. They include the Campus Master Plan, administrative office building, campus theater, Swartz Hall renovation, energy management, the Rt. 15 entrance project, central chiller plant expansion, and Dana HVAC replacement.
Specific summer projects include:
Renovation of three classrooms — supported by a grant from Air Products
Several minor lab hood improvements
Replacement of about one half of the roof
Renovation of two Physics Labs, Rooms 260 and 261
LC 217 surface-finish upgrade (wallpaper, carpet, and paint)
Samek Gallery Kress Collection room renovation
Minor upgrade to forum-carpet/seat upholstery
Partial roof replacement Animal Lab renovation.
Kenneth Langone Athletic & Recreation Center
Addition of restrooms near fitness center
Upgrades to Gerhard Fieldhouse Hall of Fame area
Teaching and Learning Center creation
Several small renovations in Research Services, map room and equipment services areas
Convert room one to NMR lab
Chemistry integrated lab upgrade
Convert seminar room to two faculty offices
Add cooling to mainframe room
Animal behavior classroom renovation
Gateway Residence Halls
Renovate kitchens in Silberman
ROTC office upgrades
Bucknell West Fields
Construct stands, concessions and team rooms for field hockey, women's lacrosse and soccer venues
7th Street House
Basement renovation for return of Theta Chi Fraternity
Posted June 12, 2006
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