School of Nursing and Student Community Center, The University of Texas Health Science Center

Houston, TX

Services: Structural
Cost: $43M
SF/Floors: 195,000/8
Construction Delivery Method: Construction Manager at Risk
LEED Status: Gold
Awards: AIA Central States, Merit Award, 2004 / AIA Kansas City, Honor Award for Excellence in Sustainable Design, 2004/AIA Kansas City, Honor Award for Architecture / AIA San Antonio, Honor Award for Architecture / AIA Houston, Honor Award for Architecture / AIA Houston, Honor Award for Sustainable Design / AIA Committee on the Environment, Top 10 Green Projects Award, 2006

An impressive, Gold LEED certified, eight-story academic building for the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. This green building is a winner of numerous sustainable design and architecture awards. The facility includes classrooms, a 200-seat auditorium, a cafe and dining room, a bookstore and student lounge. The project also features offices and a research lab.