Gavin Engineering Research Laboratory Renovation

Project Overview:
The Textile Building was originally constructed in 1930 and was renamed as the Gavin Engineering Research Laboratory in 2016. This project comprehensively renovated the existing building to provide the necessary space to relocate and consolidate research labs for the Polymer Composites Center, Additive Manufacturing, Aerospace Engineering Wind Tunnels, Nuclear Power Generation Simulation, Pulp and Paper Pilot Machine, and general research assets from the Engineering Shops and L-Building.

College Of Engineering - Samuel Ginn

Targeted Timeline:

Dates are subject to change. The Construction Contact can answer any questions regarding this timeline.

Estimated Construction
Fall 2016 - Summer 2018

Board Approved Budget
$18 M

Square Footage

Primary Use

Design Contact
Simon Yendle

Construction Contact
Steve Haney

Media Contact
Martha Gentry