Master Builders association for excellent integration of new systems into an existing building, the City of Pittsburgh for historic preservation, and the AIA The client wanted to renovate the campus’s historic chemistry building, The firm was asked not only to update mechanical, electrical, data, and life safety systems, but to also work with the faculty to design a facility to accommodate the teaching of U.G. chemistry in the 21st century. Phase I included renovations and new construction, that gave the Science Department highly visible, bright, and safe lab spaces designed to foster interdisciplinary learning. Phase II of the project helped re-establish the venerable Doherty Hall as the heart of one of the world’s top science research centers.
Credits : Stantec, Jayesh Hariyani while Director at Burt Hill