Upson Hall, Cornell University

Ithaca, NY, United States

Rejuvenation of a 1950’s building into a modern research test site

This $63 million renovation updated a 1950’s structure with a curtain wall engineered to maximize daylight and optimize insulation. Interiors were re-organized and spaces added for more classrooms, labs, and 3D printing areas. To be constructed in 2 phases to maintain continuous use of the building. Target: LEED Gold.


  • Construction Administration
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Fire Protection
  • LEED Consulting
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Plumbing