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Department of Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/10364

Abstract

Title:
Department of Architecture, Engineering, and Construction
Author/Creator:
Architecture, Engineering, and Construction
Collection number:
97-54; 2002-39: 2004-43; 2004-139; 2004-145; 2005-5
Size:
76.50 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1980-1995
Inclusive dates:
1917-1999
Collection Area:
University of Maryland
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

The Department of Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC), under the Office of Facilities Management was "responsible for the design and construction of capital projects for the University of Maryland College Park and eight other University System of Maryland institutions. AEC also manages capital equipment for College Park capital projects." AEC was divided into three units: Project Management, Design/Construction Quality Assurance, and Support Services. These records contain documentation and specifications from numerous campus projects, including the Center for Performing Arts (now known as the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center), the President's House, the Neutral Buoyancy Facility, asbestos contracts, and handicapped accessibility. There are also photographs of campus buildings and construction projects, including extensive documentation of Cole Field House, as well as plans and drawings. The department is now known as the Department of Capital Projects. Preliminary inventories are available for all accessions.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation:

Department of Architecture, Engineering, and Construction, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Status:

This collection is currently UNPROCESSED. This abstract may represent one of many unprocessed accessions in this collection. Please contact the Curator of University of Maryland for more information.