William Eckhardt Research Center

University of Chicago
LEED Registered

Project Description

WorkingBuildings provided fundamental and enhanced building commissioning services for the University of Chicago’s new William Eckhardt Research Center. The building houses the university’s Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, the Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics, the Institute for Molecular Engineering, and the Dean’s Office of Physical Sciences. The research being conducted in the facility spans from the sub-molecular scale to the expanses of the universe.


Location: Chicago, Illinois

Size: 265,000 SF

Status: Complete

Services: Fundamental and Enhanced Commissioning

Features: Offices, Conference Rooms, Laboratories, Clean Rooms, High Performance Imaging Laboratories, Vibration Sensitive Laboratories