University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa C-MORE Hale

Honolulu, O'ahu

The Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education (C-MORE) is a sustainable, energy efficient laboratory and educational facility and is LEED Platinum certified. The building is a two story, 30,000 square foot complex comprised of research laboratories, laboratory support, offices, conference center, meeting rooms, and support spaces. The facility incorporates natural day lighting, passive sun shading, and energy efficient systems. G70 conducted the feasibility study, facilitated the eco-charrette, and provided design and construction administration for the project.

Awards: Masonry Institute of Hawai‘i, Outstanding Project of the Year, 2010; NAIOP Kukūlū Hale Awards, New Commercial Project Over 40,000 SF, 2011; NCMA, Award of Excellence, 2011; AIA Honolulu, Award of Merit, 2012; AIA Honolulu, Lipman-Member's Choice Award, 2012; ASID, Institutional - Award of Excellence, 2012; ASLA, General Design - Award of Honor, 2012

Client: University of Hawai‘i

Location: Honolulu, O'ahu

Size: 30,000 sq. ft.