UMass Amherst — Chapel Renovations, Amherst, MA

This three story building is a masonry and wood-framed structure with rusticated masonry facades and a sloped slate roof. Structural and seismic upgrades were made along with careful restoration and preservation of key building elements.  Interior finishes were completely refurbished or replaced. A new Entry Pavilion and Exterior Plaza Addition was added along with all new MEP and FP systems.

Facts

Size:15,000 square feet

Schedule:14 months

Contract Type:  Construction Manager-at-Risk

Owner:UMass Amherst

Architect:Finegold Alexander Architects

Sustainability:LEED Gold