Stanford Medical Center Designs Unveiled

Dec. 26, 2007
December 26, 2007
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Stanford Medical Center Designs Unveiled
University architect David Lenox said a set of general design guidelines being drafted will maintain continuity of construction at four separate sites, each under the direction of a different architectural firm. To keep the 1.4 million-square-foot expansion of the main hospital and the 425,000-square-foot expansion at the children's hospital from seeming too formidable, architects will employ techniques such as terracing, staggering, curving long walls, and incorporating transparent glass walls
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School District Looks at Geothermal Heating, CoolingA geothermal option being considered for three elementary schools would replace heating and ventilation systems that school officials said have become outdated. The project would include a combination of underground water and solar power to heat and cool the buildings. Each school would still retain a small boiler, which would be used to heat the building in extreme cold. Read the complete article …

Former Boys & Girls Club Building to House Technology Incubator
Gannon University’s $5 million renovation will house technology startup companies. Plans include a relocated entranceway with a dramatic glass covering; a swimming pool that will be covered with flooring; the pool itself used for storage; and the pool area, along with the gymnasium, divided into two levels.
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