The University of Alabama at Birmingham Hugh Kaul Human Genetics Building

The eight story Hugh Kaul Human Genetics Building includes a 100 person conference center, an atrium with a monumental stair, two floors for clinical use, six floors of research laboratories, and a 28,000 square foot vivarium with a 3,000 square foot specific pathogen free suite. The laboratory floors include modular laboratory space, offices for post doctorate assistants and primary investigators, cell culture rooms, wash and sterilization rooms and instrument rooms. A BSL-3 suite is provided on one floor.

Campus Infrastructure

Extension of the campus chilled water and steam system to support the construction of the eight story building.

Commissioning

Construction phase commissioning of the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and life safety systems.

Project Data
LOCATION SIZE SERVICES CLIENT ASSOCIATE ARCHITECT
Birmingham, Alabama 155,000 square feet Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection, Commissioning, Security Gresham, Smith and Partners Payette Associates, Inc.

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