Construction manager Berglund Construction engaged Accel for integrated project delivery of a new LEED Gold, two-story stand-alone university building on the UIC East Campus. The design includes spaces for students, researchers and faculty. A high-bay structural testing lab for the Civil and Materials Engineering Department integrated a 60-inch-thick concrete post-tensioned blast wall.
The building also houses research laboratories and offices for the Chemical Engineering Department; Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Department, as well as research laboratories, computational labs and flexible offices space assigned to the Dean of the College, and general building functional spaces.
Integrated Project Delivery
University of Illinois Chicago
Overall Project $33 Million
9 bid packages