Client: University of Utah Location: Salt Lake City, Utah Size: 208,000 s. f. | $ 127,000,000 Date: 2012 Services: Mechanical LEED Status: LEED Gold
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About the Project
The University of Utah James L. Sorenson Molecular Biotechnology Building is home to the Brain Institute, the Nano Institute, the Bioengineering Department, as well as numerous USTAR researchers and students. The 208,000 square-foot building features clean room space, materials characterization suite, wet lab and computing space, as well as meeting and public areas. VBFA provided mechanical engineering services for this structure, which includes multi-stage evaporative systems that include energy recovery and ventilation for class 100, 1000, and 10,000 clean rooms.