Benson Auditorium Renovation

Claremont, CA


Pankow completed a renovation and remodel of the existing Avery Hall to the new George S. Benson Auditorium, including the construction of a new lobby structure, entrance vestibules and restrooms, totaling 12,610 SF; and, modifications to the existing sitework. Construction included a multi-purpose auditorium for classroom lectures, video screening, panel discussions and small performances.

All heavy construction was completed during the summer months before the school session started. The target date was August 31, 2009 and all major construction was completed one week ahead of schedule.