Big thinking. Big Progress.
Don't forget to bookmark the CMU summer construction website for special updates and announcements, including traffic detours.
Biosciences Building — the $95 million building is the largest capital project ever in CMU's 120-plus year history. The four-story, 158,000-square-foot building will address escalating student demand and dramatically improve the quality and quantity of instructional learning and scientific research space.
- The demolition of Washington Apartments will continue into early July.
- Fencing continues to be installed around the construction site.
Grawn Hall Bloomberg Terminal Room — a state-of-the-art financial trading floor, complete with Bloomberg terminals:
- Drywall installation will occur during the next week and then painting will begin.
- Openings are being cut in the floor for power and data connections.
Dow Active-Learning Classrooms — improved teaching and learning facilities where faculty serve as coaches while students spend class time problem solving:
- Drywall work continues.
- Lab benches will be reinstalled in the chemistry prep room this week.
- Work on mechanical ductwork is beginning while electrical work continues.
Moore Hall room improvements — a project upgrading two classrooms and two auditoriums:
- Rooms 203 and 206 have been painted.
- New emergency, exit and ceiling lights are being installed to enhance brightness and reduce energy useage in lecture rooms 101 and 105.
CMED East Campus education building
- Progress continues on the $25 million College of Medicine education building in Saginaw.
- Exterior brick veneer is being installed and a new parking lot is being constructed.
- Summer work focuses on enclosing the building and roughing in interior spaces.