UNC-CH Kenan Football Center Expansion & Renovation PH 1

Client: The Educational Foundation, Inc.
Architect: Populous and Walter Robbs
Structural: Lynch Mykins Structural Engineers, PC
Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing: Optima Engineering
Civil: RK&K
Projected Completion Date: April 7, 2023
Delivery Method: Construction Management at-Risk


Phase One Expansion and Renovation includes a 9,840 sq. ft. two-level addition to the existing Kenan Football Center.  UNC Football Program will gain a new hydrotherapy facility, with three therapy pools and a training facility with staff offices. The second level will be an open outdoor patio space for team recreation with a grill, group seating, and a half basketball court.

The Renovation portion provides updates to the players’ lounge and the conversion of the existing training area to staff locker rooms.

The new addition will be a concrete structure with masonry brick and a precast concrete façade.  The interior architectural features will consist of a glass wall separating the hydrotherapy area from the training area, tile walls and flooring, resilient flooring in the training area, carpet flooring in the players lounge, and a variety of millwork and casework finishes throughout the addition and renovated space.

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