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Alvin H. Butz, Inc. Awarded Renovation Project at Moravian College

Allentown, PA, October 9, 2012 . . . Alvin H. Butz, Inc. has been selected as Construction Manager to renovate Moravian College's Collier Hall of Science. Built in 1971, the Collier Hall of Science houses a combination of classrooms for students and research laboratory space for students and professors.

Alvin H. Butz, Inc. has an extended history of providing exceptional service to Moravian College. Recent Moravian College projects managed by Butz include environmental repairs to the Priscilla Payne Hurd Gallery and construction of the Pricilla Payne Hurd Academic Complex.

"The enthusiasm, collective knowledge of construction and higher education lab planning coupled with creativity of the Butz team shone through," says Douglas J. Plotts, Director of Facilities Management, Planning and Construction for Moravian College. "We look forward to learning more about their thoughts and process to our projects as we engage the best solutions to upgrading the original MEP systems and transform our science classrooms and laboratory spaces."

Project activities specific to the renovation of Moravian College's Collier Hall of Science include:

  • Electrical exterior and interior infrastructure upgrades
  • Addition of Fire Protection System
  • HVAC system upgrades
  • Electrical generator replacement
  • Upgrades to specific laboratories, student lounges and rest rooms
  • Window and roof replacement

Renovations will primarily provide the Collier Hall of Science building with functional upgrades for its occupants.

"We are pleased to be working together with Moravian College once again," says Greg Butz, President and CEO of Alvin H. Butz. "It speaks to the professionalism and expertise of our project team that the college seeks out our dedicated services time and time again."

The architect on the project is EYP Architecture & Engineering. Construction is expected to begin in Summer 2013, with a tentative end date in Summer 2014.

"Our project team is excited to put their considerable knowledge and experience toward making these renovations a success," says Butz.

ABOUT ALVIN H. BUTZ, INC. AND THE BUTZ FAMILY OF COMPANIES: The Butz Family of Companies, Alvin H. Butz, Inc., Shoemaker Construction Co. and Alexander Building Construction Co., provides exceptional, comprehensive construction management and design/build services, led by strong values and complete satisfaction with special attention to safety, quality and value. The firm possesses significant experience in the construction of healthcare facilities, colleges/universities, corporate office buildings, hi-tech manufacturing facilities, sports and entertainment venues, government buildings, K-12 schools and retail buildings serving Pennsylvania, New Jersey and northern Delaware.

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