Museum of Science—Boston: Concourse Renovation

Museum of Science—Boston: Concourse Renovation
Commercial, Green Building, Preconstruction
Museum of Science—Boston, Concourse Renovation The renovation of the concourse (which connects a parking garage and the main lobby) at the Museum of Science had to be meticulously scheduled due to the fact that the walkway had to be useable for visitors (the Museum had 1.38 million visitors in 2015 ...
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Museum of Science: Charles River Gallery Renovation
Commercial, Green Building, Institutional, Preconstruction
Museum of Science, Charles River Gallery Renovation The Museum of Science hired DCBA to renovate the back half of the its main lobby in order to accommodate new exhibits and to give the space a more contemporary feel. Before construction began, DCBA erected temporary walls to separate construction from public ...
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Unum Group: Worcester City Square Sullivan Group Fit-Out
Commercial, Green Building, Preconstruction
Unum Group, Worcester City Square Sullivan Group Fit-Out DCBA completed this fit-out on the seventh floor of an occupied building in 10 weeks. Construction work included the installation of new fire rated full height tenant partitions, ceilings, and partial height walls to define tenant offices and spaces. Partitions within the ...
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Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology: Multiphase Laboratory, Office, and Museum Renovations
Commissioning & Validation, Green Building, Institutional
Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology, Multiphase Laboratory, Office, and Museum Renovations Phases one through three of this multiphase renovation project focused on the relocation of Harvard’s Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ). Working within an occupied space, DCBA converted an open area into new LEED laboratory, classroom, storage, and collections ...
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Museum of Science–Boston: Lobby Curtain Wall Renovation
Commissioning & Validation, Green Building, Preconstruction
Museum of Science–Boston, Lobby Curtain Wall Renovation The innovative and exciting Museum of Science Lobby Curtain Wall Project included preconstruction and renovation services for a 50’ x 50’ curtain wall system/façade in the main lobby. This project required careful coordination with the Museum of Science in order to protect its ...
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Harvard University: Cohen Laboratory Expansion Project, Chemistry Building
Commissioning & Validation, Green Building, Preconstruction
Harvard University, Cohen Laboratory Expansion Project, Chemistry Building This 6,800 sq. ft. laboratory renovation was completed in multiple phases in order to make more room for building occupants and research. Once the Phase One spaces were completed, occupants were relocated from the existing labs into their new lab spaces. This ...
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Shao-Horn Lab Renovations Building 31
Commissioning & Validation, Green Building, Institutional
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Shao-Horn Lab Renovations Building 31 MIT hired DCBA for preconstruction services and to perform the renovation of two 475 sq. ft. lab spaces as well as two office spaces, and to make miscellaneous MEPFP upgrades. This project was undertaken in order to expand the area of ...
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Unum Group: Tufts Health Plan Fit-Out Project
Commercial, Green Building
Unum Group, Tufts Health Plan Fit-Out Project Over a period of seven weeks, DCBA completed a 3,500 sq. ft. office fit-out in an existing seven-story building in Unum Group’s downtown Worcester City Square development project. Despite having a very tight schedule, DCBA was able to maintain the LEED Silver rating ...
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Boston Properties: Johnson and Johnson Innovation Center Office Renovation
Commercial, Green Building, Healthcare, Preconstruction
Boston Properties, Johnson and Johnson Innovation Center Office Renovation This 7,500 sq. ft. preconstruction and renovation project took place on the seventh floor of an occupied building. It required significant coordination with other innovation centers (which were simultaneously being completed around the globe). The numerous high-end architectural features included NanaWall ...
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