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SDCCD Science and Technology Building

- Four stories
- LEED Gold Certification
- BIM Coordination

 

 

 

 

The San Diego City College Science Building provides a central campus facility integrating state-of-the-art lab and classroom spaces, planetarium, shared common-area, and teaching gardens. This four story facility houses laboratories on each floor. Typical laboratory types include: Information Technology, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Astronomy, Physics, Mechanics, Geography, Geology, Chemistry, Physiology, Marine Biology, and Anatomy.

The roof level contains a mechanical room and an outdoor courtyard for students and faculty to commune. The “L” shaped building is comprised of two separate buildings which are connected by pedestrian bridges located at each floor.

The structure consists of structural steel, CIP concrete, architectural CIP concrete, precast concrete units, steel metal stud framing, curtain walls, and aluminum framed glazing.