Molecular Engineering & Sciences Institute (MoIES)

University of Washington



New building for the Department of Molecular Engineering. Facility includes large Imaging/Optics Suites as shared cores, possibly long use core facilities, NMR Suite and analytical instrumentation core facility. The main research laboratories are designed to be highly adaptable in that they can fluctuate between high and low fume hood densities up to 6/1,000 NSF.


Seattle, WA, USA

  • Services: Laboratory Design
  • Completed: 2012

Area Summary

  • Gross Building: 90,300
  • Net (Assignable) Building: 54,180
  • Lab and Lab Support: 23,297

Cost Summary

  • Construction Cost: $77,000,000

Important Details

  • LEED Certification Level: Gold


  • Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects LLP


  • Benjamin Benschneider Photography