NEWMAN ARCHITECTS AND KBE BUILDING CORPORATION TO DESIGN/BUILD A RESIDENCE HALL AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, BALTIMORE COUNTY

Newman Architects and KBE Construction have recently been awarded the Design/Build contract for a 190 bed addition to Patapsco Hall at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. The fifth Design/Build residential life project for the Newman/KBE team, the Patapsco Hall project will include the renovation of the existing residence hall as well as the creation of a new courtyard, a new basketball court with tiered seating, and additional outdoor gathering areas for the UMBC community. The Newman/KBE team was selected as part of a design competition for this 14.8 million dollar project. Construction is scheduled to begin in June, 2010 and the building will be complete in August 2011.