Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Building W-1 / Fariborz Maseeh Hall
Type of project: Renovation, Preservation
Duration of Project: 14 months
Square footage: 185,000 sf
Partners: Miller Dyer Spears Inc.
Noteworthy: Shawmut developed mock-ups for everything from the cleaning process and brick matching, to the window installations and parapets. Once approved by MDS and MIT, and reviewed by the Cambridge Historic Commission, Shawmut carefully oversaw the work, ensuring all quality standards were met.
Recognition: LEED® Gold Certified / Cambridge Historical Commission Cambridge Preservation Award / SCUP/AIA-CAE Excellence in Architecture for Restoration or Preservation Honor Award