This renovation and addition had an award winning design which modernized the Library. The existing library had a foot print of 11,000 SF. The newly renovated and extended library had a 21,500SF footprint which included a number of specialized rooms including a Digital Media Lab, Hacker Space, Children’s Play and Program Area. It also has an indoor and an outdoor podium for special events as well as an Outdoor Reading Garden.
It is constructed of conventional steel, masonry, EIFS, steel stud and has multiple different roof levels and types including TPO and standing seam metal. There are a number of large windows and curtainwalls. There is a large glass paneled exterior wall that can open up in the nice weather to the Outdoor Reading Garden.
Square Footage: 21,527 ft2
Construction Type: Institutional
Site Super: Peter Commodore
Project Manager: Mark Campsall
Scope Summary: Addition / Renovation
Contract Type: Stipulated Sum Contract
Project Number: 14-006
Start Date: March, 2014
Completion: May, 2015
Delivery: On time