GAB UMB Blog

GAB No. 1 Construction Update

31 Mar 2015 by

“It’s a beautiful building of soaring proportions and architecture, combining form and fashion and beauty and function.” – Katherine Craven, former Executive Director of the UMass Building Authority The General Academic Building No. 1 is certainly taking shape, and the words used at the Groundbreaking Celebration by Katherine Craven are perfectly fitting. Led by Gilbane, the […]

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Bunny Suit Cleanroom Blog

Cleanroom Showcase: A Week In A Bunny Suit

30 Mar 2015 by

As architects, we need to understand how people will use the spaces we design. When it comes to designing a leading-edge research facility like MIT.nano, the better we can understand the research, the better we can design for it. At the invitation of Vicky Diadiuk and the Microsystems Technology Laboratories (MTL), I had the opportunity […]

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IYRS Blog

Design for the ‘New Structure for the Composites and Systems Programs’ for IYRS in Newport is Underway

17 Mar 2015 by

The New Structure for Composites and Systems Programs is an exciting opportunity to design a new home for the technology-based, experiential learning environments that IYRS School of Technology & Trades will consolidate to the Newport waterfront campus. Much of the program in this new space will be technology-based related to the use of modern materials […]

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