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Dateline Waltham, Mass.
Hobbs Brook Management will begin construction in the second quarter of 2019 on a 500,000-sf research complex in Waltham, Mass. The five-story development will offer sophisticated laboratories and Class A office facilities. The project is being designed by Gensler and is expected to attain LEED Silver sustainable design certification.
Dateline Lewiston, Maine
Bates College broke ground on a 65,000-sf interdisciplinary science building in March of 2019 in Lewiston, Maine. Designed by Payette to foster collaboration, the three-story facility will provide flexible teaching and research labs, classrooms, and study areas to support programs in chemistry, biology, and neuroscience.
Dateline Raleigh, N.C.
Cellectis entered into a lease agreement in March of 2019 to build the Innovative Manufacturing Plant for Allogeneic Cellular Therapies (IMPACT) in Raleigh, N.C. Designed by Laporte Euro, the facility will produce immunotherapies based on gene-edited allogeneic CAR T-cells (UCART).
Dateline Rock Island, Ill.
Augustana College is planning to build the $16 million Austin E. Knowlton Center for Innovation in Health, Wellness and Human Performance in Rock Island, Ill.
Dateline Manoa, Hawaii
The University of Hawaii at Manoa is building a $50 million life sciences facility. Designed to promote interdisciplinary collaboration, the three-story, 45,000-sf project will provide the College of Natural Sciences with classrooms, teaching and research laboratories, lab support spaces, and offices.
Dateline Clifton, N.J.
Quest Diagnostics broke ground in March of 2019 on a 250,000-sf laboratory in Clifton, N.J. The medical testing facility will be Quest's largest development and will accommodate over 1,100 employees. Supporting increased capacity, the center will provide comprehensive diagnostic services with reduced processing times. Occupancy is expected in 2021.
The University of Chicago opened the Media Arts, Data and Design (MADD) Center in February of 2019. Designed by Payette, the 20,000-sf facility provides students, faculty, staff, and community partners with a collaborative space for exploration and innovation in virtual and augmented reality, data visualization, digital fabrication, and video gaming.
Dateline Bethlehem, Pa.
Lehigh University is planning to build a $100 million facility for the College of Health in Bethlehem, Pa. Designed by Wilson HGA, the six-story, 180,000-sf facility will promote interdisciplinary education and research by collocating programs in health, science, and technology.
Dateline Mesa, Ariz.
Fujifilm Electronic Materials broke ground in March of 2019 on an 85,000-sf expansion of its Mesa campus. The project will provide five new buildings for research, development, manufacturing, warehousing, and administration. Completion is expected in early 2020.
Dateline Blacksburg, Va.
Virginia Tech is planning to begin construction in mid-2020 on the $250 million Global Business and Analytics Complex in Blacksburg.