A new HVAC system was installed on the roof of the Suter Science Center on Saturday, March 20, replacing two 47-year-old multi-zone units. Other updates include: Painting: All classrooms are now painted with their final wall colors. Ceiling Grid: Preparations for hanging the ceiling grid should be completed this week to allow for installation of the grid next… Read more »
Construction continues on the third phase of renovation of the Suter Science Center. Masonry, framing and plumbing work have started this week and progress continues on the HVAC rough-in (heating, ventilation and air-conditioning system). Window treatments arrived and were installed on all south-facing windows in classrooms along the south hallway and in rooms 104 and… Read more »
Still smelling of fresh paint, new additions and renovations to Eastern Mennonite University’s Suter Science Center are due to open for the spring semester today. The $7.3 million project’s first and second phases are complete, and the third stage will begin this month, according to project leaders. Students will be able to use some classrooms on the… Read more »
Final inspection: A number of things are expected to come together to allow for a final inspection of the Phase 1 construction areas by Friday. Sidewalks: Sidewalks to the South Entrance, the stair tower and the patio and exterior door to the lower level classroom 055 are now built. Final excavation work around these areas will… Read more »
IMPORTANT: The Suter Science Center will “go dark” during a 30-hour power outage starting at 8 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, while a 40-year-old major electrical component is replaced.
Plans for the second phase of the Suter Science Center renovation are now available in our gallery of architectural renderings.
On Wednesday, March 12, the Suter Science Center South Entrance near the parking lot will not be accessible for students, faculty, and staff. All students, faculty and staff must use the main Science Center entrance or the north entrance next to the turf field. Contractors will begin using the South Entrance to access room 104 (SC104)… Read more »
SUBJECT: Campus Information Session: Southeast campus quadrant as it relates to Suter Science Center renovation exterior site planning Students and employees are invited to an information session and conversation about exterior site planning for the Suter Science Center renovation and the impact on the southeast quadrant of campus. WHEN: Wednesday, Jan. 22, 3 to 5 p.m…. Read more »
Kirk Shisler, vice president for advancement, gratefully announced on January 16, 2014, that more than $7.5 million had been successfully raised to renovate the east wing (lab, classroom, office space and concourse). This blog will be the central spot for all updates related to the renovation. Watch for information, including video updates, once renovations begin… Read more »