QUANDEL CONSTRUCTION GROUP AWARDED NEW RESIDENCE HALL AND BOOK STORE AT BLOOMSBURG UNIVERSITY
On: March 21, 2016 Filed Under: Member News
Harrisburg – Quandel Construction Group was hired by Bloomsburg University as the General Contractor for their new, 162,000 square foot residence hall and bookstore. The $60 million project will include housing for approximately 400 students, an external gathering space with fire pit, second-story outdoor plaza, two lounges on every floor, and a “green” roof.
Providing services for the entire campus community, the ground floor of the seven-story building will consist of the University Store, two new dining venues and district cooling plant, while the first floor will house campus mail services and an integrative learning area. The remaining six floors will consist of suite-style student residences for up to four students. Associated utility infrastructure, site development, and landscaping are also part of the project.
Construction is scheduled to begin in April 2016 with the building ready for occupancy in August 2017.