Biological Pharmaceutical Complex
Size: 300,000 sq ft
Client: University of Kentucky
Location: Lexington, Ky
Type: New Construction
The University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy / Biological Pharmaceutical Complex, designed in association with Ellenzweig of Cambridge, MA, consists of approximately 300,000 GSF of space on seven levels, including full basement and mechanical penthouse. The facility is the first academic building constructed on UK’s new Academic Medical Center Education and Research Campus.
The new home of the UK College of Pharmacy contains approximately 40% academic & administrative space and 60% research space. Two 220-seat lecture halls, teaching lab suite, patient assessment and interaction suite, and a variety of other classroom types are included. Research facilities include over 120,000 square feet of biology, pharmaceutical and chemistry laboratories. Also included are NMR and mass spectrometry facilities and a 20,000-square-foot vivarium.
“I just wanted to say how much I appreciate your efforts. Your attention to detail is exemplary and will surely be visible when the project is complete. I also appreciate how you interface with the national design team and address each issue in an open and honest forum.”
Dall Clark, UK CPMD