Northwestern University Ford Motor Company Engineering Design Center

Evanston
Foto © Neil Alexander Photography
Foto © Neil Alexander Photography
Foto © Neil Alexander Photography
Architekten
Davis Brody Bond
Standort
Evanston
Jahr
2005
Kosten
Vertraulich
Stockwerke
5–20 Stockwerke

Northwestern University’s Ford Motor Company Engineering Design Center is the focal point of the Robert R. McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science’s initiatives in design education. The facility provides resources for interdisciplinary, undergraduate engineering education. The building was programmed and designed to eliminate traditional departmental boundaries to focus on the integration of spaces for the Mechanical, Civil, and Biomedical Engineering Departments and the consolidated Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Departments. The state-of-the-art facility houses a centralized student machine shop, rapid prototyping facilities, biomedical/chemical engineering labs, a mechatronics lab, a CAD/CAM lab, studio classrooms, design fabrication and assembly spaces, a lecture hall, an automobile testing section and project display areas. Team meeting rooms and study space support collaboration, interdisciplinary work and an increasing reliance on information technology. A sky-lit glass-walled atrium interconnects floors visually and further encourages team-based learning.

Dazugehörige Projekte

  • Herman Miller National Showroom
    Krueck Sexton Partners
  • The Ark, Condominiums
    Form4 Architecture
  • SFMOMA Rooftop Garden
    Jensen Architects
  • Kokoris Residence
    Jensen Architects
  • Turner Duckworth Offices
    Jensen Architects

Magazin

Andere Projekte von Davis Brody Bond

Harvard Club of New York
New York
Procter & Gamble Planta Milenio
Irapuato, Mexiko
Embassy Compound of the United States of America
Jakarta, Indonesien
National Museum of African American History and Culture Smithsonian Institution
Washington, DC
Dillard University International Center for Economic Freedom
New Orleans
John C. Daniels School
New Haven