Princeton University, Office of Design & Construction

Princeton University, Office of Design & Construction — Peter B. Lewis Library, Princeton, NJ

The Lewis Library, home to the multi-discipline science library collection, consists of curved shapes constructed of steel, standing seam metal paneling, an atrium glazed curtain wall and masonry veneer. The interior consists of similar elements creating public and private sections and a safe haven for the collections along a public passage way to the southern part of the campus.

Facts

Size:87,000 square feet

Schedule:18 months

Contract Type:Construction Manager-at-Risk

Owner:Princeton University

Architect:Gehry Partners, LLP