NERJ Project of the Month: Harriman’s completed renovation of residence hall at Bowdoin College awarded LEED Gold

Project of the Month

New England Real Estate Journal

Aug 01, 2015.

New England-based A/E firm Harriman’s recently completed renovation of a former retirement home into a modern residence hall for 35 Bowdoin College students was awarded a LEED Gold by the U.S. Green Building Council. This is the fourth LEED Gold project in Maine that Harriman has designed. Bowdoin College purchased the two-story residence formerly known as the Stevens Retirement Home to be renovated to accommodate 35 students in 20 rooms. The original structure was built in 1860 with substantial additions in 1940 and 2000 requiring extensive renovations including all new finishes and systems. While much of the original structure remains, improvements include significant upgrades to shared spaces such as the kitchen, dining room, bathrooms, activity room and study spaces. Read Full Article >