- Project Owner: University of Florida
- Location: Gainesville, FL
- Project Size: 10,000 sf
- Partners: Walker Architects
Dr. Duane Mitchell is a renowned cancer researcher at the University of Florida and leads a comprehensive brain tumor program focused on translational research. This project will provide him and his team of exceptional researchers with a new state-of-the-art laboratory to continue their ground-breaking and life-saving work.
Approximately 10,000 s/f, this Design-Build project with Walker Architects is a complete renovation of the 1st floor of the Basic Science Building to accommodate faculty offices, researcher dry workspace, as well as an advanced wet lab for cell and molecular biology. The wet lab will contain a series of cell culture rooms as well as traditional molecular biology workstations. Also included are upgrades to the plumbing, fire protection, electrical and telecommunication room and systems. Major building systems, including mechanical, electrical, and plumbing. The project will be pursuing GOLD LEED-IDv4 certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.