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We recently celebrated the one year anniversary of Gates Hall move-in day! We are so excited to be in our new CIS home!

The first floor atrium of Bill & Melinda Gates Hall will soon be home to Cornell’s only full-service location of Gimme! Coffee. The gourmet coffee chain with locations in the Ithaca region and New York City serves up “world-class neighborhood coffee to go” and is known as well for its welcoming, community-centered environments as it [ Read More ]

Bill and Melinda Gates Hall powered up this week as crews energized the main power to the building. On the outside of the building crews also started installing storm and sewer lines on the south side of the site and forming and pouring the east site stairs. They also continued installing finished roofing and Zahner [ Read More ]

This week crews completed the installation of the metal roof cap for waterproofing between the glass and roof. Also on the exterior, finished roofing installation continued, as did installation of Zahner panels on the west and north sides of the building, and site work on the east end of the construction site. Inside the building, [ Read More ]

Welliver, the Montour Falls, NY-based construction services firm hired to manage the construction of Bill & Melinda Gates Hall features several aerial images of the building on its website. The images offer a different perspective on the scale and status of the project. The 100,000 square foot building will become the new home of Cornell [ Read More ]

Over the past two weeks, crews completed work on Hoy Road to bring all utilities to the site. They also finished the installation of glass on the north elevation at levels two and three and acoustical ceiling insulation on level three, completed soffitt work on the first level’s south side, and formed and poured the [ Read More ]

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