FEATURES: Technology-intense classrooms and labs for hydraulics, pneumatics, electricity, electronics, welding, applied process technologies and nursing, library, adult education services, testing center
CLIENT: Jefferson Community and Technical College
TYPE: New Construction
SUMMARY: EOP’s design connects industrial programs to academic by an expansive 2-story atrium with grand staircase and full glass wall. Industrial programs use a plant floor model mirroring the interdisciplinary nature of tomorrow’s work force. Sustainable features include low-e insulated fritted glass and exterior sun shades to reduce cooling demands and generous use of punched openings throughout the building for natural light. The building is LEED certified.