78,000 sq. ft. | $23.4 million | November 2019
Barton Education provided mechanical, electrical and plumbing design and construction services for a new 78,000 square-foot Bowers Center that houses wellness programming, intramural and club sports, and intercollegiate athletics. The facility features group fitness studios, cardio, strength and conditioning areas, a multi-purpose gymnasium with three basketball courts and 180-meter track, wellness classrooms, meeting and gathering spaces for students, a café, a spin studio, training and athletic treatment areas, catering kitchen and demonstration cooking classroom and office space for health educators and campus recreation. The project is the largest facility constructed on campus in 20 years and is seeking LEED Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.