Archives for "Campus places"
April 21, 2015 10:55 am
In regard to Bates’ new student residences, it’s time to stop thinking about the ground and instead look to the sky — at least up to 55 feet or so.
March 6, 2015 12:50 pm
If you really want to know how well your Geopiers or GeoConcrete Columns have stabilized ground that you want to build on, here’s a good way to load-test the soil.
February 6, 2015 11:06 am
It’s hard to know for sure just what’s happening underground. And if the moles and worms know, they aren’t talking.
December 18, 2014 4:15 pm
Some kinds of dirt will do just fine when you want to build something on top of it — but other kinds, not so much. Those other kinds bring us to an especially interesting chapter in the story of the two student residences that Bates College is building for its Campus Life Project. And it’s a chapter beginning in a couple of weeks.
October 30, 2014 12:45 pm
Campus construction work will result in the closure of three side streets off Campus Avenue from Nov. 3-11.
October 15, 2014 12:00 pm
Bates joins just a handful of U.S. colleges in eliminating physical mailboxes in favor of the one-stop, package-center approach.
August 14, 2014 11:52 am
The Campus Construction Update comes to you in the giant economy size today thanks to an abundance of construction news at Bates College.
August 13, 2014 3:33 pm
Another construction project completed this summer has attracted its own share of attention: an enclosed wood-framed batting facility that should…
August 13, 2014 3:13 pm
The Office of Intercultural Education will soon occupy space in Chase Hall with an entrance almost directly across from its…
August 13, 2014 2:54 pm
It was impressive, to say the least, as a Volvo power shovel knocked down four wooden houses at Bates the…