carnegie mellon university hamburg hall pittsburgh pa

The renovation of Hamburg Hall at Carnegie Mellon University is a total interior renovation and partial restoration of Henry Hornbostel’s Building for the Bureau of Mines constructed in 1916 and now listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The building is the home for several departments of the University, including the H. John Heinz School of Public Policy and Management, Engineering Design Research Center (EDRC), and the Center for the Design of Educational Computing (EDEC). The scope of work included a schematic design for the entire 100,000 sq. ft. facility and Phase I construction of approximately 60,000 sq. ft. of renovated space including the mechanical, electrical, data and telecommunications services for the balance of the building. The work also included design of an extensive site work project. The building utilizes the campus steam and chilled water systems.