Architect: Lord Aeck Sargent
The 93,860-square-foot HABB 1 building is home to Virginia Tech’s Department of Biological Systems Engineering and Department of Food Science and Technology. The building incorporates some of the most cutting-edge and advanced technologies available. Nycom completed the Virginia Tech HABB 1 building in the fall of 2013. The project incorporated Enterprise Flexible Systems, Flush Overlay Steel Casework and High Performance Fume Hoods. The HABB 1 Project utilized a unique overhead carrier design with a recessed utility tile to distribute services overhead.