homepage home
subscribe to California Construction magazine subscribe
newsletters free e-newsletter
advertise
industry jobs industry jobs
Mcgraw Hill Construction
California Construction Logo
Order Your RISK FREE Subscription
comment

Award of Merit, Higher Education/Research: Rady School of Management

Text size: A A

Rady School of Management, San Diego

Photo by Paul Turang
A tapered curtain wall reaching more than four stories in height provides a dramatic exterior.
----- Advertising -----

Completed two months ahead of schedule, this education and research center seeks to train future business leaders in science and technology inside 80,000 sq ft of space that includes classrooms, lecture halls and an auditorium. The LEED-Gold project was designed to consume 20% less energy than state requirements stipulate through use of natural ventilation and rooftop solar panels. A tapered curtain wall reaching more than four stories in height provides a dramatic exterior. Multiple exterior skin systems, such as thermoset resins reinforced with wood fibers, Trespa panels and thin stone panels laminated to aluminum honeycomb cores, were seamlessly blended together.

Key Players

Contractor Swinerton Builders, San Diego

Owner University of California, San Diego

Lead Design AECOM, San Francisco; HMC Architects, San Diego

Structural/MEP Engineer AECOM, San Francisco

Civil Engineers AECOM, San Francisco; RBF Consulting, San Diego

Landscape Architect landLAB, San Diego

Keywords:

----- Advertising -----
New Blog: Vertically Speaking in Northern California
New Blog: Field Notes
Reader Photos
Photos from California Construction Photo Showcase
Dodge Lead Center
Search for local construction projects OR CALL 877-234-4246 and get a FREE Lead Now!
Search by Project Type & State





----- Advertising -----
 Reader Comments:

Sign in to Comment

To write a comment about this story, please sign in. If this is your first time commenting on this site, you will be required to fill out a brief registration form. Your public username will be the beginning of the email address that you enter into the form (everything before the @ symbol). Other than that, none of the information that you enter will be publically displayed.

We welcome comments from all points of view. Off-topic or abusive comments, however, will be removed at the editors’ discretion.