Howard Hall HSF 1 6th Floor Renovation

Role: Framing, Drywall, Rough Carpentry and Acoustical Ceiling
Project Type: Educational/Institutional
Location: Baltimore, MD

The University of Maryland, Baltimore is Maryland’s public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, the university educates leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. The university emphasizes interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, it fosters economic development in the Baltimore City, Maryland, and nation. University of Maryland Baltimore is committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.

Howard Hall is undergoing its sixth phase of renovation. This phase involves upgrading and expanding the animal facilities and the radiation oncology research laboratories on the sixth floor to meet federal regulations. Howard Hall was constructed in 1928 and renovated in the 1960s. It is currently used by the School of Medicine as a teaching and biomedical research facility. The university began the multiple phase renovation projects in 1988. The scope of the entire project (32,090 gross square foot) includes replacement of heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems; asbestos abatement, mechanical and electrical system upgrades; elevator repairs; and the reconfiguration of areas including creating a connection to the Health Science’s facility.

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