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Projects   Project Portfolio – August 2004
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The Ray and Maria Stata Center for Computer,
Information and Intelligence Sciences
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, Mass.
Gehry Partners


Photo © Roland Halbe

the People

Owner
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Architect
Gehry Partners, LLP
12541 Beatrice Street
Los Angeles, California, 90066
telephone 310-482-3000
fax 310-482-3006

Design Partner:
Frank Gehry

Project Partner:
Jim Glymph

Project Designer:
Craig Webb

Project Architect/Project Partner:
Marc Salette

Assistant Project Designer:
Rachel Allen

Assistant Project Architect:
Larry Tighe

Assistant Project Architect:
David Rodriguez

Core Project Team:
Helena Berge, Henry Brawner, Vartan Chalikian, Christine Clements, Edward Duffy, Yono Hong, James Jackson, Thomas Kim, Jason Luk, Yannina Manjarres-Weeks, Frank Melendez,
Emiliano Melgazo, Ngaire Nelson, Gaston Nogues, Yanan Par, Doug Pierson, David Plotkin, Derek Sola, Karen Tom, Steve Traeger, Monica Valtierra-Day, Yuwen Wang, Jeff Wauer

Project Team:
Chris Banks, Christopher Barbee, Herwig Baumgartner, Saffet Bekiroglu, Tom Bessai, Tomaso Bradshaw, Tina Chee, Susannah Dickinson, Brian Flores, Raymond Gaetan, Craig Gilbert, Jeff Guga, Dari Iron, Michael Kempf, Kurt Komraus, Irwin Larman, Dennis Lee, Frank Medrano, Clifford Minnick, Robyn Morgenstern, Scott Natvig, Janine Nesseth, Robert Seelenbacher, Dennis Shelden, Bruce Shepard, Suren Sumian, Birgit Schneider, Gavin Wall, Bryant Yeh, Brian Zamora

Engineer(s)
Structural Engineer:
John A. Martin & Associates www.johnmartin.com
Project Principal: Trailer Martin
Project Manager:
Ron Lee
Project Engineers:
Les Cho, Martha Gonzalez, Marcello Sgambelluri, Jose Hebreo, Renie Beasley

Exterior Exnclosure
Structural Consultant:
Martin/Martin & ABS
Team:
Steven Judd, Tait Ketchun, Kevin Wright, Michael Smith, Ken Peterson

Local Structural Engineer:
CBI Consulting
Craig Barne

MEPP:
Vanderweil Engineers www.vanderweil.com
Project Principal: Joe Manfredi
Project Managers: Mark Aprea, John Daly
HVAC Engineers: Chris Schaffner, Matt Stone
Electrical Engineer: Robert Chaves
Plumbing Engineers: John Rattenbury, Jeri Sullivan
Fire-protection Engineers: Demetri Tsatsarones, Amy Hughes

CIvil Engineer:
Judith Nitsch Engineering, Inc. www.jnei.com
Chief Engineer: Stephen M. Benz, P.E.
Project Engineer: William Doyle, P.E.

Consultant(s)
AV:
McKay, Conant, Brook
www.mcbinc.com
David A. Conant - Project Principal
Michael P. SantaMaria - Project Manager, Acoustics
Randal B. Willis, P.E. -AV Design Supervisory
Consultant
Timothy R. Waters - AV Support Supervisory Consultant

Exterior Enclosure Consultant:
Gordon H. Smith Corporation
Gordon H. Smith, P.E.
S. "Alex" Marton, A.I.A.

Landscape:
Olin Partnership
www.olinptr.com
Laurie Olin- Principal
Keith McPeters - Associate
Yue Li- Project Manager
Annie Griffenburg - Landscape Designer

Lighting:
ag Licht GbR
www.aglicht.de
Wilfried Kramb
Klaus Adolph

Codem Life-Safety & Accessibility:
Rolf Jensen and Associates Inc.
www.rjagroup.com
David LeBlanc, P.E.
Jennifer Sapochetti, P.E.
Jonathan Eisenberg, P.E.
Wael Hadad

Schirmer Engineering Corporation www.schirmerengineering.com
Rockwood J. Edwards

Elevator:
Lerch Bates North America
www.lerchbates.com
Team: Michael D. Farris, Noel Herchell, Michael Edson, Tom Beebe, Derek Mento

Building Maintenance:
Citadel Consulting, Inc.
Lee B. Herzog
Tommy Ieng Srioudom

Cost Estimator:
Hanscomb, Inc. www.hanscomb.com

Childcare Center Consultant:
Gail Sullivan Associates
www.gailsullivanassociates.com
Gail Sullivan
Varda Koerner

Childcare Playground Consultant: Johansson Design Collaborative, Inc. Landscape Architecture www.johanssondesign.com
Sonja Johansson
Holly D. Ben-Joseph
Willow Cheeley

Food Service:
Cini-Little International, Inc.
www.cinilittle.com
James N. Davella - Project Manager

Sinage:
Bruce Mau Design
www.brucemaudesign.com
Bruce Mau - Designer
Sara Wainstein Kohn - Designer
Anita Matusevics - Designer
Nick Chen-Yin - Designer
Jeremy Stewart - Designer
Jyhling Lee - Designer
Angelica Fox - Project Manager
Robert Labossiere- Project Manager
Petra Chevrier - Project Manager
Randy Johnson - Signage Consultant

Entro Communications www.entro.com
Brenda Ton- Signage Consultant

Hardware:
Campbell-McCabe, Inc.
Robbie McCabe- Project Principal
Bob McCabe - Project Consultant

Photographer(s)
Roland Halbe (exterior)
Boeheimstr. 45
D-70199 Stuttgart
Germany
tel +49 711 6074073
contact@rolandhalbe.de
www.rolandhalbe.com

Peter Vanderwarker (exterior)
Andy Ryan (interior)

 

 

the Products

Structural System
Poured-in-place concrete installed by S&F Concrete www.s-f-concrete.com, custom steel frame fabricated and installed by Capco

Exterior cladding
Masonry:
Hand-set brick installed by Grande

Metal/glass curtain wall:
Custom metal cladding (stainless steel, painted aluminum, colored titanium) on prefabricated façade panels fabricated and installed by Zahner/Karas, custom glass curtainwall with aluminum framing fabricated and installed by Zahner/Karas

EIFS, ACM, or other:
Traditional exterior plaster on lath system at some soffits and parapets installed

Roofing
Built-up roofing:
Sarnafil PVC www.sarnafilus.com membrane on sloped insulation

Elastomeric:
Grace Elastomeric membrane (VYCOR) under metal cladding rainscreen installed by Zahner/Karas

Metal:
Custom standing seam metal roofs fabricated and installed by Zahner/Karas

Other:
Custom skylights fabricated and installed by Zahner/Karas (system similar to glass curtain wall)

Windows
Aluminum:
Standard aluminum operable windows installed by Zahner/KarasGlazing

Glass:
Typical assembly is laminated-insulated with low-E coating fabricated by Viracron www.viracon.com and installed by Zahner/Karas

Skylights:
Custom skylights fabricated and installed by Zahner/Karas (system similar to glass curtain wall)

Doors
Entrances:
Glass doors with aluminum frame installed by Zahner/Karas

Metal doors:
Painted steel

Wood doors:
Vertical grain Douglas Fir veneer on wood frame (solid and glass) fabricated by Eggers Industries www.eggersindustries.com and installed by West Hartford Lock

Sliding doors:
Vertical grain Douglas Fir veneer on wood frame (solid and glass) fabricated and installed by North American Woodworking Corporation (NAWC)

Special doors:
Custom doors fabricated and installed by NAWC Security devices. Specified by Kroll/Schiff www.krollworldwide.com; installed by Sullivan & McLaughlin Companies www.sullymac.com

Interior finishes
Acoustical ceilings:
Interior acoustic plaster – Baswaphon www.baswa.com, installed by Component Assembly Systems

Tile ceilings – Ecophon www.ecophon.com, installed by Componanet Assembly Systems (CAS)

Demountable partitions:
"Neighborhood Partitions": Galv Stl stud work - CAS; Plywood finish - NAWC

Glass finish - Karas & Karas

Cabinetwork and custom woodwork: Base cabinetry, spiral stairs, shelving, Student Street Benches, Student Street panels by NAWC; Cafe Benches, open area partitions, Pub millwork by Polybois, Inc

Paints and stains:
Sherwin Williams Paints www.sherwin-williams.com - by SOEP Painting Corp. www.soeppainting.com

Paneling:
Custom Perforated Plywood paneling - fabricated and installed by NAWC

Floor and wall tile:
Floor and wall tiles in Restrooms and Tea Kitchen – DalTile www.daltile.com, Buchtal www.buchtalusa.com

Resilient flooring:
Johnsonite www.johnsonite.com; Mondo www.mondousa.com

Carpet:
Mannington Carpets www.mannington.com; installed by Bloom South

Raised flooring:
Tate Flooring www.tateaccessfloors.com

Furnishings
Office furniture:
by Owner

Reception furniture:
by Owner (except for custom woodwork by NAWC)

Fixed seating:
Figueras www.figueras.com

Tables:
by Owner (except for custom woodwork by Polybois, Inc)

Other furniture:
Custom woodwork for loose furniture manufactured by Polybois, Inc. Other loose furniture in Lounges and Cafe chosen by GP from various companies.

Lighting
Interior ambient lighting:
–Lighting Design done by agLicht, Inc. Fixture selections from Zumtobel/Staff www.zumtobelstaff.com
– Holophane www.holophane.com
– National
– LSI www.lsi-industries.com
– Bega www.bega-us.com

Controls:
Lutron for dimming controls www.lutron.com, installed by Broadway Electrical, Inc. www.broadelec.com

Conveyance
Elevators/Escalators:
Thyssen Elevators www.thyssenkruppelevator.com

Other
Graphic Panels along Student Street - photographs by Yann Arthus Bertrand; printed, frames fabricated and installed by NAWC.

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