Stories about "facility improvements"
Campus Construction Update: Jan. 18, 2019

Thursday, January 17, 2019 1:52 pm

A second Renewable Fuel Oil burner in the campus heating plant has helped Bates cut its greenhouse gas emissions to a mere 5 percent of 2001 levels.

Campus Construction Update: Nov. 30, 2018

Friday, November 30, 2018 12:01 pm

The Peter J. Gomes Chapel at Bates has begun a new round of major restoration work.

Campus Construction Update: Nov. 2, 2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018 1:13 pm

A Halloween treat: By Oct. 31, three major construction projects launched in June were effectively complete.

Mortar, boards, and bricks: A portent of Bates’ new science building

Thursday, October 25, 2018 3:12 pm

A mockup made to test brick and mortar samples is an early portent of Bates' new science building, scheduled to open in 2021.

Campus Construction Update: Sept. 28, 2018

Friday, September 28, 2018 9:26 am

If you think of Ladd Plaza as a really big family room that has been getting a makeover, they’re now moving in the furniture.

Campus Construction Update: Aug. 31, 2018

Thursday, August 30, 2018 9:05 am

If you have worked with them, you know that sand and paving blocks complement each other in deeply gratifying ways.

Campus Construction Update: Aug. 16, 2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018 10:03 am

Between an HVAC overhaul and a rebuilt hot-water system, Carnegie Science Hall had a summer of pampering.

Campus Construction Update: July 30, 2018

Friday, July 27, 2018 11:14 am

"Things are good," said Chris Streifel as he gave a whirlwind tour of ongoing work at Carnegie Science Hall. Specifically, what was good was the feel of the air.

Campus Construction Update: July 20, 2018

Friday, July 20, 2018 10:03 am

In this week's Campus Construction Update: pipe dreams, done and nearly done deals, and the art of concrete.

Campus Construction Update: June 22, 2018

Friday, June 22, 2018 10:39 am

If you can’t take the quiet of June at Bates, just stand by the Class of 1932 Sundial and listen to Almighty Waste haul away the Ladd Library Terrace.

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