Confluence Hall – CMU
Size : 87,500 square feet
Client : Colorado Mesa University
Architect : Cannon Design
Grand Junction, CO
This 87,500 square foot building is home to the mechanical, civil and computer engineering programs. The design incorporated LEED criteria, including the use of sustainable materials, optimization of energy efficient mechanical and electrical systems, natural day lighting, operable windows, minimization of water usage and superior standards for air quality. Labs, study spaces, and 22 classrooms allow students to collaborate on big groups or study in a quiet private space. The Engineering Building is filled with cutting-edge equipment and tools including a 15-foot wind tunnel, hydraulic iron worker and plasma table.