Chemistry renovation, Building 2182 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA
Themes: Innovation and collaboration
Renovation and renewal
Enhancement of life and learning
The renovation of Building 2 supports MIT’s ongoing mission to renew its campus and continue pursuing state-of-the-art education and research activities.
Themes and priorities
The Institute is undertaking a substantial program of renewal and renovation among the historic buildings of the Main Group, to ensure that MIT continues to support and inspire world-class education and research. To this end, we renovated sections of Building 2, home to the Department of Mathematics and portions of the Department of Chemistry, incorporating upgraded classrooms, infrastructure, and facilities.
Sustainable design and construction initiatives played a central role in the renovation of Building 2.
School or Unit
Architect: Imai Keller Moore Architects, Watertown, MA
Construction manager: Bond Brothers, Everett, MA
MIT team: Arne Abramson, Joseph Collins, Martin Deluga, and Frank Higson
Sustainable Design Elements
LEED Silver certification