NEEDHAM FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY
ABA’s addition to the Needham Free Public Library’s existing Georgian Revival building has created a community hub focused on learning, cultural enrichment, and social activity. The expanded library accommodates new programming, additional collections areas, an interactive children’s center, a gallery, and gathering spaces for civic events.
Location: Needham, Massachusetts
Project Size: 40,000 sf (addition); 8,000 sf (renovation)
Sustainability: LEED Certified
Project Team: Collaborative Engineers (Structural / MEP / FP); Richard Burck Associates (Landscape); McPhail Associates, Inc. (Geotechnical); Nitsch Engineering (Civil / Site); Wil-Spec (Specifications); KV Associates, Inc. (Cost); Hughes Associates (Code / FP)Sladen Feinstein Integrated Lighting (Lighting); Wojciechowski Design (Environmental Graphics); Andelman-Lelek (Commissioning); Universal Environmental Consultants (Hazardous Materials); Leslie Saul & Associates (FFE); G&R Construction, Inc. (Contractor); RF Walsh Company (Owner’s Project Manager); Peter Vanderwarker (Photography)