Newcomb Hall Renovations
Status - November 2011
Phase 2 was recently completed. Future activities include lighting installation on the terraces and completion of many of the updates for the Ballroom, Lounge, and Meeting Room.
Vicinity map of the construction area. (Click to see a larger image.)
Construction of the Newcomb Dining Hall Expansion began in February 2011 and is expected to be complete in August 2012. The site has been mobilized and fencing has been erected. Future activities include site demolition and steel framing.
Room and Terrace Renovations
Many rooms within Newcomb Hall are scheduled to undergo renovation during 2011. Wall repair and ceiling preparation are uderway in the Ball Room, Main Lounge, Meeting Room and Kaleidscope Room. In addition, these rooms, with the exception of the Main Lounge, will receive acoustic, AV, and floor installations in the coming months.
Terrace work includes the demolition of the Southeast Terrace while the Northeast Terrace receives a temporary ADA entrance. Future terrace work will involve the installation of temporary accessible-entry hardware at the Northeast Terrace doors.