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PROJECT PROFILE Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania Challenge When Scott Lokey, facilities director for Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences created his wish list for the new campus buildings, number one the list was to eliminate the more than 3,000 different keys he had to manage for all of...

PROJECT PROFILE Sunset Primary School Location: West Linn, Oregon Client: Triplett Wellman Construction When the new Sunset Primary School in Portland, OR was designed, the project team wanted to keep the look and charm of its 1917 beginnings, but, as is required with all schools today, the safety and security...

PROJECT PROFILE Savannah State University Location: Savannah, GA Client: Hardin Construction Challenge When Hardin Construction received a contract to build three new residence halls and renovate three existing facilities on the campus of Savannah State University, time was of the essence. The school awarded the contract in January 2011 and...

PROJECT PROFILE Learned Hall Engineering Expansion — University of Kansas Location: Lawrence, Kansas Client: Turner Construction Challenge Demand for engineers is as high as it's ever been and just continues to grow. So when the University of Kansas decided to expand its well-respected engineering graduate and undergraduate programs, it knew it would...

PROJECT PROFILE University Pointe Student Housing Client: Walsh Construction Location: Portland, OR Challenge American Campus Communities and Portland State University collaborated on the development of University Pointe, a new 16-story dorm facility built to house as many as 978 students. Because of the unique rental arrangements the facility offers students,...

PROJECT PROFILE Grossmont Community College Location: El Cajon, California Challenge As Grossmont Community College prepared to expand it health and sciences operations, it knew it would need a facility that would stand out to attract students in the San Diego area’s competitive higher education market. To create a truly state-of-the-art $35...

PROJECT PROFILE Belk Residence Hall, UNC-Charlotte Location: Charlotte, North Carolina Challenge The University of North Carolina-Charlotte has undergone a transformation from a small teacher’s college to a bustling urban research university. And with that growth has come a demand for new student housing. The university hired Edifice General Contractors., to oversee...

PROJECT PROFILE Vertex Student Housing Location: Tempe, AZ Client: Hardison Downey Construction Challenge Contractor Hardison Downey Construction was tasked with building a massive new student apartment complex just a block from the main Arizona State University campus. The project features five separate buildings and more the 2,800 openings — a...