Penn State University - Materials Research Lab Building
University Park, PA – Massaro CMS was hired by Penn State University to provide agency construction for the Materials Research Lab Renovation project which includes, but is not limited to a 77,000 square foot renovation of general spaces, offices, corridors, common spaces, and laboratories. The project will be completed in two phases and one half of the building will be occupied at all times.
The scope of work includes a building wide replacement of the Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) and new Fire Suppression systems, including ancillary systems and components, as required. Major mechanical components such as the chiller, cooling tower, pumps and heat exchangers will be replaced as part of this project.
Site work includes installing new chilled water lines to the Centralized Biological Laboratory and Land & Water Research Building, installing a new electrical duct bank, and connecting to the domestic water utility line. The scope of work also includes demolition, new installation of general trades work, roof replacement, and supplemental steel support of rooftop mechanical units.