Hinkley Library Addition & Remodel – Northwest College

Construction of this $2.1 million remodeling project to replace the existing Northwest College Hinkley Library greenhouse with additional office space, late-night study room and replacement greenhouse was completed in late2010. The late-night study area on the first floor was aimed to facilitate the late night schedules of students.

Along with the aforementioned additions, a second floor was added to this section of the building.  Work on the second floor included the addition of a tutoring center, group study area and computer lab.

Engineering Associates provided construction phase material testing and special structural inspection services for this project.

Testing and inspection services were performed as required by the International Building Code, project specifications, and contract drawings.  Specific services performed included oversight for the cast-in-place concrete foundations and slabs, masonry walls, anchorages, structural steel framing, timber roof framing, building seismic force-resisting systems, and site excavation and backfill.