Tidewater Community College Bayside Building


key details

Higher Education


Converted 1970’s Library



  • Converted a 1970s campus library into a modern facility housing student services, computer and math labs, and academic spaces

  • Updated façades to match the aesthetic of other campus buildings

  • Emphasized natural light and high efficiency LED light fixtures

  • Designed under the Virginia Energy Conservation and Environmental Standards (VEES), an alternative green building certification program

  • Variable Air Volume (VAV) HVAC system with series fan powered terminal units and hot water reheat

  • LED lighting fixtures, including occupancy sensors



  • Architect – RRMM Architects

  • Contractor – Hourigan Construction

  • 43,000 SF

  • $11,640,554 total cost

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