University of Kentucky Chemistry Physics Building
Addition & Renovation
Wehr Constructors, Inc. is the construction manager of the University of Kentucky Chemistry Physics Building. The Chemistry/Physics 3rd floor project will include the interior renovation of the existing 3rd floor of an active research and teaching building along with 6 new building additions, miscellaneous interior renovations to spaces adjacent to the new additions, full removal of the existing skin and replacement, and a new roofing system. The 3rd-floor space will be transformed into a state of the art research floor along with supporting spaces such as office, lounges, and conference rooms to allow for more open coordination. The building additions include 2 new entrance atriums, a service elevator, an egress stair tower, loading dock, and rooftop penthouse addition/ expansion. This work will drastically change the look of this building as well help create an optimal environment for research, building efficiency, exterior day lighting, and upgraded building infrastructure.
To see more renderings of this project, please visit: https://uknow.uky.edu/campus-news/uk-transform-modernize-chemistry-physics-building