COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY | FAIRCHILD LABORATORY

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Project Information

Founded in 1754 as King’s College, Columbia University is one of the most revered institutions in the world. Occupying more than six New York City blocks and encompassing twenty schools, the university is the oldest higher learning institution in the state of New York and the fifth oldest in the nation, being one of the nine colonial colleges founded before the American Revolution. It has produced some of the most influential people in American History, including five of the Founding Fathers of America and several U.S. Presidents, and is affiliated with more Nobel Prize laureates than any other academic institution in the world.

How We Helped COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY | FAIRCHILD LABORATORY

was involved with the designing of the HVAC, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection systems for the renovated glass washing and sanitizing room. The biological laboratory serves for students and researchers, and as a teaching facility.

provided Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, and Fire Protection engineering consultation services for the lab’s renovated glass washing and sanitizing room.

Location
2920 Broadway
New York, NY
Budget
$1M
Client
Columbia University
Project Brief
Lerner Hall opened as part of Columbia University’s campus in 1999 to anchor student activity. The “Glass House” won numerous architecture design awards on opening.
Project Scope
MEP Design
Project Area
250,000 Sq. Ft.

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