Construction Zone: Update on Construction Projects at Kent State


From the Office of the University Architect, the following is a list of construction and renovation projects underway across Kent State's eight campuses. A detailed description about each of these projects can be found directly on the Office of the University Architect’s Web site at:
http://www.kent.edu/universityarchitect/TopOUAnews2005.cfm 

Intercollegiate Athletics' staff and students are now occupying the new Academic Athletic Resource Center in the MAC Center. Visual Communication and Design's Glyphix faculty and students are assisting with designing the graphics for the interior of the resource center. Printing and signage installation are scheduled to be completed prior to the April dedication ceremony.  Photo by Jeff Glidden

Kent Campus

  • Baseball Field Improvements
  • Bowman Chilled Water Plant
  • DeWeese Steam System Extension
  • Electrical Distribution Improvements
  • Franklin Hall Rehabilitation
  • Kent Hall Addition and Renovation
  • Koonce Hall Toilet and Shower Room Rehabilitation
  • Lake/Olson Modifications for the School of Art
  • Library Electrical Distribution Upgrade
  • MACC Academic Athletic Resource Center
  • MACC Entry Roof
  • Music and Speech Center HVAC Improvements and Chiller Replacement
  • Stockdale Steam Feed
  • Stopher and Johnson Residence Halls Replacement, Honors College and Site

    Construction continues in and around Kent Hall, as weather and material deliveries allow for the completion of re-roofing, window installation and tunnel waterproofing.   Photo by Jeff Glidden
     
    Improvements
  • Student Center Addition and Renovations
  • Student Center Chilled Water System Expansion
  • Summit Street Power Plant Cogeneration Turbine 2, Phase III
  • Terrace Drive Heating Plant Rehabilitation, Phase I Regional Campuses
  • The PORTAGE: Bicycle/Pedestrian Bridge
  • University Esplanade
  • White Hall Facade Repairs

Regional Campuses 

  • Ashtabula Campus Health Science Building
  • East Liverpool Campus Classroom Building Interior Renovations
  • Geauga Campus Science Labs Renovations
  • Salem Campus Building Additions and Expansions
  • Stark Campus Center and Addition to the Fine Arts Building
  • Stark Campus Pond Development
  • Stark Campus Student Parking Lot
  • Trumbull Campus Medium Voltage Capacitor Bank
  • Trumbull Campus Stage Rigging

Please Note: Construction activities on these projects are ongoing. If construction activity on any of these projects impacts pedestrian or vehicular movement on the Kent Campus, information will be posted as a top news story on Kent State University's home page.

For additional construction information, please contact Jacqueline Mest in the Office of the University Architect by calling 330-672-7992.


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