News Archives

Friday

January 15, 2016 12:37 pm

Campus Construction Update: Jan. 15, 2016

Campus Construction Update: Jan. 15, 2016

The construction of two Bates College dorms has reached that transitional point when you can see how the buildings will interact with their surroundings.

Friday

December 4, 2015 11:18 am

Campus Construction Update: Dec. 4, 2015

Campus Construction Update: Dec. 4, 2015

Whatever the weather may bring, this winter will not be like last winter on the site where two new Bates College residences are being built.

Friday

October 23, 2015 11:05 am

Campus Construction Update: Oct. 23, 2015

Campus Construction Update: Oct. 23, 2015

An hour spent with Chris Streifel, Bates College’s point person on a new residential project, afforded insight into the work that Bates project managers do.

Friday

September 25, 2015 11:10 am

Campus Construction Update: Sept. 25, 2015

Campus Construction Update: Sept. 25, 2015

As the bricklayers finished the north side of the Bates College residence being built at 65 Campus Ave., the difference was striking in a surprising way.

Friday

August 28, 2015 11:54 am

Campus Construction Update: Aug. 28, 2015

Campus Construction Update: Aug. 28, 2015

“My mantra has been, ‘Summer is coming,'” laughs Chris Streifel, project manager for two new dorms being built for Bates. Of course, he means summer 2016.

Friday

July 31, 2015 3:14 pm

Campus Construction Update: July 31, 2015

Campus Construction Update: July 31, 2015

The end is in sight for the current run of utilities-related road closures on Campus Avenue.

Friday

July 10, 2015 3:47 pm

Campus Construction Update: July 10, 2015

Campus Construction Update: July 10, 2015

As Campus Construction Update’s mother always says, “Underground utilities work is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re going to get.”

Friday

June 26, 2015 10:48 am

Multimedia: Steel-beam celebration ‘tops off’ new residence hall construction

Multimedia: Steel-beam celebration ‘tops off’ new residence hall construction

The crowd gave applause and cheers as the beam twirled toward its destination along the roofline of 55 Campus Avenue.

Tuesday

June 9, 2015 2:35 pm

Campus Construction Update: June 10, 2015

Campus Construction Update: June 10, 2015

Getting Here From There Dept.: Are you driving to Bates in July? If so, please note that plans are afoot…

Tuesday

May 19, 2015 11:09 am

Campus Construction Update: May 19, 2015

Campus Construction Update: May 19, 2015

The steel structure at 65 Campus Ave. reveals the shape of things to come at Bates College.