Leers Weinzapfel’s Ohio State East Regional Chilled Water Plant was featured in the May 2015 issue of The Plan Magazine. Read the article here
The iconic new structure introduces a large, critically important infrastructure facility to a mature campus, preserves an important green space at the campus edge, and frames the gateway for a new campus entry.
A sculptural solution for the large (15,000) ton chilled water plant is integrated into the arts sculpture green area along the university’s east campus edge. The result is an elegant approach that fits well with the urban site and its surrounding context.