University of Massachusetts Amherst—New Worcester Dining Commons (In Progress)
Type of Project: Ground-Up
Duration of Project: 29 months
Square footage: 68,000 sf
Partners: Architect: Perry Dean Rogers/Connor Architecture; OPM: STV|DPM
Noteworthy: New complex comprising a 1,000-seat dining commons, one-level cooking with open kitchen, market with grab & go, bakeshop, Learning Commons – Living Laboratory, meeting rooms, student experience and administration spaces.
Award Goal: Targeting a minimum of LEED® Gold for New Construction.