The largest single investment in south Los Angeles in 25 years, the $43 million facility will be located alongside the main administration building on the university’s 11-acre campus. The structure will house a newly furnished scientific research facility to provide state-of-the-art space for laboratories, clinical research and support functions for the College of Medicine, the College of Science and Health, and the new School of Nursing. Space also will be available for current and new research programs. SLL was also involved in the design/build of the parking structure and new cafe on the campus.
Performed all project management from schematic design through occupancy. Responsible
for entitlement, design, construction and interface with lenders and public agencies.
Negotiated GMP agreement within budget.
Initiated “Red Team” meeting with all County departments prior to plan check.
Added new grand lobby, entry, foundations and finished without increasing budget.