Arthur Weisberg Family Applied Engineering Complex

Marshall University



35,550 NSF of laboratory and laboratory support space in 137,740 a GSF Building for the Departments of Engineering, and Computer Science, Biology, Chemistry, and the Marshall University Research Corporation (MURC). Facility includes laboratories for instruction in Hydraulics/Pneumatics, Thermal and Energy, Fluids and Hydraulics, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Controls, Circuits and Electronics, Transportation, Fire protection and Safety Technology, Industrial Hygiene and Ergonomics, Cybersecurity and Networking, Digital Forensics, Gaming and Geospatial Analysis, Computer Graphics, Ecology, Environmental Microbiology, and Chemistry. Research laboratories are provided for Advanced Materials Testing, Water Engineering, Genomics, Environmental Chemistry, Phycology, and Incubator Start-Ups. Collaborative Learning Labs are provided to foster faculty/student interaction. Specialized support spaces include prep and storage for instructional laboratories, cold room, autoclave, tissue culture, equipment rooms, mud room, and shell space for a future Class 100/1000 photolithography cleanroom suite.


Huntington, WV, USA

  • Services: Laboratory Design
  • Completed: 2015

Area Summary

  • Gross Building: 150,059
  • Net (Assignable) Building: 281,189
  • Laboratory & Laboratory Support: 28,189

Cost Summary

  • Construction Cost: $47,750,000

Important Details

  • LEED Certification Level: Gold
  • Outstanding Design (Post Secondary) by American School & University 2016


  • Bastian & Harris Architects & Hastings & Chivetta Architects Inc.


  • Fentress Photography