Irwin & Leighton’s decades-long relationship with Lafayette College began with the McKeen Hall Dormitory, completed in 1955. Projects for Lafayette College include the following:
Renovation of a former turn-of-the-century ± 85,000 SF architecturally historic athletic building into a state-of-the-art psychology/neurosciences facility plus a new ± 14,000 SF addition for the Alumni Center.
New Dormitory, ± 40,000 SF
Renovation and additions to an occupied building including classrooms, laboratory facilities and administrative spaces; complete replacement of the mechanical, electrical and fire protection systems; new exterior façade and new finishes, ± 90,000 SF
The ± 60,000 SF new student center provides a number of dining facilities and student gathering areas as well as a store, post office and theatre. The building exterior integrates cut stone, precast concrete, copper roofing, skylights, and custom wood windows. The facility has earned acclaim for its quality in design and construction.
Additions/Renovations, ± 70,000 SF
New Fine Arts Center, ± 60,000 SF
Additional Projects for Lafayette College
Easton Hall and Lerch House
Dormitory Renovations, ± 33,600 SF
Architect: Cecil Baker and Associates
Metzgar Field Maintenance Building
Engineer: Cherry, Webber Engineering
Athletic Fields and Tennis Court
Ruef Hall Renovation
2400V Distribution System
Architect: Brinjac, Kambic & Associates, Inc.
Architect: Shepley Bulfinch Richardson & Abbott, Inc.
Kirby Field House – Physical Education Complex
Architect: Harbeson Hough Livingston & Larson
Olin Hall of Science
Architect: Rogers and Butler
McKeen Hall Dormitory
Architect: Donald F. Innes