Sasaki--Project Portfolio

From our 2011 Project Portfolio:


Facility Name: University of Arizona Student Recreation Center Expansion

City,State: Tucson, Ariz.

Cost of Project: $22.7 million

Type of Facility: Recreation Center

Architectural Firm: Sasaki + M3

Status: Completed January 2010

Square Footage: 54,000

Number of Floors: 2

The student recreation center expansion includes a fitness center, outdoor adventures and multi-use activity court gymnasium. The facility’s transparent quality allows interior occupants to view activity outdoors, and vice versa, promoting recreational diversity. The building achieved LEED NC 2.2 Platinum level certification, the first collegiate-level recreation facility in the nation to do so. Using demand-control ventilation and augmented by large ceiling fans (Big Ass Fans) for additional air circulation, the room is efficiently conditioned, comfortable and the air is fresh even in the warmest weather.

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