What the Client Needed:

  • Create a new College for 1076 students in four-building neighborhood.
  • Design for residential-scale community with unique identity.
  • Provide for ample common areas both as interior lounges and recreation rooms and as playing fields and green space on the site.
  • Maximize site design for safe, efficient and separate pedestrian and vehicular thoroughfares while remaining sensitive to surrounding natural habitats.
  • Spearhead DASNY‚Äôs sustainable design initiatives with its first LEED-certified residence hall.
  • Execute Phase I using Design-Build delivery model.

Project Specs:

  • Building Area: 338,700 SF
  • Number of Beds: 1,076
  • Cost of Construction: $47,000,000
  • Cost/SF: $138
  • Cost/Bed: $43,680
  • Construction Completed: 2004
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Having worked with numerous consultants over the past several years, I can truly say that Mach is one of the best.

Karren Bee-DonohoeDirector, Office for Capital Facilities, SUCF, former Director of Capital Projects, Binghamton University

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