Rhodes Hall 1st Floor "Block" Renovation
Engineering Advising, Engineering Learning Initiatives, Engineering Leadership Program, McCormick Teaching Excellence Institute, Kessler Program, and the Associate Dean for Student Services and the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs have moved to the block space on the first floor of Rhodes. The Engineering Registrar's Office is schedule to move Jan. 14-16. The block space also includes a CIS graduate student space. Note that Diversity Programs in Engineering will remain in Olin.
Phillips Hall 2nd and 3rd Floor Renovation
This project will renovate space for Electrical and Computer Engineering on the 2nd and 3rd floors of Phillips Hall for office, labs and an additional maker space. The design of the project is completed. Construction has started. Abatement is completed and demolition is ongoing. It is expected to be completed July 2019.
Upson Hall Rooms 354 and 358 Laboratory Fit Out
A new faculty member, Zhiting Tian, has joined MAE. Rooms 354 and 358 in the newly renovated Upson Hall are being outfitted for her research lab space. Construction has started and is expected to be completed in February 2019.
Olin Hall Phase 1 Renovation
With the college administrative functions moving out of Olin, CBE will be able to grow their laboratory space to accommodate recent faculty hires. There will be three new laboratories created on the second and third floors in the north wing. The computation labs and faculty offices currently in the north wing on those floors will be moving down to the first floor area vacated by the COE administration offices. This project is currently out to bid. It is expected to start construction in February 2019 and be completed in September 2019.
Thurston Hall 3rd and 4th Floor VAV and Controls Replacement
The purpose of the project is to replace variable air valves and controls on the 3rd and 4th floors of Thurston Hall, conserve energy, improve performance and address deferred maintenance. This project is out to bid. Construction is planned to start in January 2019 and to be completed in June 2019.
Upson Hall 472 Laboratory Fit Out
A new faculty member, Atieh Moridi has accepted a position in MAE. Room 472 in the newly renovated Upson Hall will be fit out for her research lab space. The design is underway and will be completed in January 2019. Construction is planned to start in February 2019 and be completed in May 2019.