Penn State Ruhl
Penn State University, York Campus | Ruhl Student Center
Completion Date: est. 2016
Gross Area: 44,000 SF
The R3A / Moody Nolan team was recently selected to design the renovation and addition to the Ruhl student center at Penn State York. The project involves demolishing a two story portion of original Ruhl Student Center to accomplish the proposed scope of work for the addition of a Fitness center new locker room, kinesiology classroom, and Multi- Activity Court with a half court basket ball court & full Volleyball court & 3 badminton courts.
The structural system for the new building shall include a spread footing foundation system with a 2 story steel frame structure above and full penthouse roof enclosure. The structure of upper floor(s) is a composite metal deck & concrete. The new toilet rooms include energy saving features and the required number of fixtures. The mechanical systems include multiple ground floor mechanical rooms, and a full mechanical penthouse with enclosure.