Lehigh University, Health | Science | Technology
New 194,000 gsf health sciences, chemical, and biology research laboratory facility. The facility features wet labs, dry labs, computational spaces, imaging labs, offices, conference rooms, break rooms, and a café. Vanderweil provided MEP/FP, security, IT, sustainable design, energy modeling, LEED, and Fitwel consulting services. The project was designed for Fitwel Three Stars, and it achieved LEED Gold certification.
The project has achieved the following awards: Best Building Health Award by the Fitwel Certification System (2023); the Award of Excellence, Mechanical Systems Design (2023); Award of Merit, Architectural Engineering Integration (2023); Award of Merit, Construction Management & Method (2023); Award of Merit, Structural System Design (2023); and the Award of Merit, Lighting Systems Design (2023) by Architectural Engineering Institute.
Construction Live Stream Video: https://stream.lehigh.edu/hstse
Exterior Walkthrough Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VzUv2S5B1VE