University of Rhode Island, Hillside Residence Hall
Location: Kingston, RI
Client: University of Rhode Island (Kingston, RI)
Architect: LLB Architects (Pawtucket, RI)
Description: General Contractor for five story, 97,618 sf, 429 bed residence hall with multipurpose spaces, classrooms, and residential life offices. The project includes improvements to automobile and pedestrian traffic patterns on campus, connections/pathways to other residential, social, and academic campus locations.
LEED Gold certification. Design features include a solar hot water heating system, radiant heating, green roofing, recycled building materials, and use of rain water for surrounding gardens. Extensive site work includes improvements to pedestrian and vehicle traffic patterns on the active campus.