Best of 2019 - Best Student Housing Project - Torcon Inc.
Torcon Inc. The Commons Villanova, PA
Size: 425,000 SF Torcon led the complete infrastructure and architectural renovation of Stemmler Hall, the Perelman School of Medicine’s largest research facility. This $119 million adaptive re-use project was completed while the building remained fully operational. In addition to an upgrade of all ductwork and piping, one of the most logistically challenging activities was installing new rooftop equipment on a landlocked building. Because of narrow surrounding streets and the project team’s access to only one loading dock, four 550-ton crane mobilizations were required to install the mechanical equipment. READ MORE