Georgia Tech Krone Engineered Biosystems Building

The Roger A. and Helen B. Krone Engineered Biosystems Building (EBB) provides flexible interdisciplinary laboratory space for researchers collaborating in the fields of Chemical Biology, Cell Therapies and Systems Biology. This unique environment connects people from multiple disciplines and departments focusing on specific societal problems in a holistic manner. Interaction between chemists, engineers, biologists and computational scientists from the College of Science, College of Engineering and College of Computing is fostered in the facility. The building includes wet laboratories, classrooms, a Highland Bakery Cafe, and offices and is home to the Physiological Research Laboratory (PRL). Sustainable features include a high-performance envelope with sun shading, energy recovery wheels, radiant flooring, chilled beams, condensing hot water boilers, displacement ventilation, demand control ventilation, rainwater recovery, high-efficiency plumbing fixtures, LED lighting, and daylighting.

Awards

The Roger A. and Helen B. Krone Engineered Biosystems Building is the recipient of the 2016 AIA Georgia Design Merit Award and the 2016 ENR Southeast Award of Merit for Best Sustainable Building Practices. The project also won the 2016 South Atlantic Chapter Construction Management Project Achievement Award and 2016 Project of the Year. Additionally, the building is a 2018 Cote Top Ten Project.

Project Data
LOCATION SIZE SERVICES LEED CLIENT ASSOCIATE ARCHITECT PHOTOGRAPHER
Atlanta, Georgia 218,000 square feet Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection, Audio-Visual, Commissioning, Communications, Security LEED Platinum certified Cooper Carry, Inc. Lake|Flato Architects Josh Meister Photo

Related Projects

Georgia College Russell Auditorium Theatrical Lighting

Facility condition survey and design of lighting and rigging systems for the 980 seat Russell

Lenoir-Rhyne University Minges Science Building Addition and Renovation

The Alex and Lee George Hall, a 30,500 square foot expansion of the Minges Science

Duke University Lilly Library Expansion and Renovation

In Design: Renovation and expansion of the Lilly Library, originally constructed in 1927. The

Georgia Tech Russ Chandler Baseball Stadium Expansion and Renovation

Under Construction: A 25,380 square foot expansion and 1,620 square foot renovation of the Russ

Fort Valley State University Ellison Building Renovation and Expansion

Renovation of 11,700 square feet, and a 7,000 square foot addition, to support the Electronic

Duke Health Medical Sciences Research Building III

A high-rise laboratory building including five laboratory floors, a 8,200 square foot vivarium,

Western Carolina University Lower Campus Residence Halls

In Design: A three building residence hall complex housing over 930 students. Communications

Georgia Tech Campus Center Expansion and Renovation

In Design: A 130,000 square foot expansion and a 167,000 square foot renovation of the student

Virginia Tech Creativity and Innovation District

Under Construction: A 600 bed residential life building with living-learning, community, and

University of Maryland Residence Hall and Dining Facility

A 303,500 square foot, three building complex, including two 440 bed residence halls, and a 57,950

University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture Energy & Environmental Science Research Building

The Energy and Environmental Science Education Research Center (EESERC) features laboratories for

University of Tennessee Zeanah Engineering Complex

Under Construction: The seven story Zeanah Engineering Complex houses the Min H. Kao Engineering