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WORCESTER DINING COMMONS RENOVATION
WORCESTER DINING COMMONS RENOVATION

WORCESTER DINING COMMONS RENOVATION

CONTENTS


    BUILDING OVERVIEW
    SUSTAINABLE FEATURES
    RESOURCES

BUILDING OVERVIEW


QUICK FACTS

UMass Project Manager
Burt Ewart
Contractor
Shawmut Design & Construction
Designers
Perry Dean Rogers Architects
Connor Architecture (interiors)
Timeline
July, 2018 - Fall, 2020
Address
669 N Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-9245
 

While maintaining the operation of the existing Worcester Dining Commons, a new 87,000 SF building is being constructed on what was Parking Lot 63, north of the Integrated Science Center.  The building will contain the new Worcester Commons, a ground-floor retail food café, the commercial bakery currently located at Hamden, and a restaurant.   A “Neighborhood Center” of student spaces is also planned including lounges, meeting rooms, a fitness center, a contemplative space, and music practice rooms.  Support offices for Auxiliary Enterprises will also be included.  The site around the building will include replacement of Lot 63 parking, loading spaces for the Worcester Commons, and outdoor gathering spaces.  The construction will preserve East Experiment Station, currently occupied by the University Press.  The project is scheduled for completion for the Fall, 2020 semester.

 

SUSTAINABLE FEATURES


Coming Soon!

Sustainable Sites

Water Efficiency

Energy & Atmosphere

Materials & Resources

Indoor Environmental Air Quality

Innovation In Design

 

RESOURCES

Construction Site Webcam

Construction Site Webcam


LEED PROJECT SCORECARD

Coming Soon!

BUILDING USER MANUAL

Coming Soon!

GREEN BUILDING BROCHURE

Coming Soon!

LEED PROJECT DASHBOARD

Coming Soon!

 

GALLERY

Renderings courtesy of Perry Dean Rogers Architects and Connor Architecture.

Rendered Perspective

Rendered Perspective

North Approach Rendered Perspective

North Approach Rendered Perspective

Ellis Way Approach Rendered Perspective

Ellis Way Approach Rendered Perspective

Mediterranean Station

Mediterranean Station

First Floor Lounges

First Floor Lounges

First Floor Cafe

First Floor Cafe

Grab & Go

Grab & Go

Sushi Station

Sushi Station

Latin Station

Latin Station

Restaurant

Restaurant

ARTICLES

 

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