The Moorhead Environmental Complex at Stroud Water Research Center

Avondale, PA


M2 Architecture



Structural Systems

Panelized wood framed wall construction, pre-manufactured gable roof trusses, exposed architectural grade glued laminated timber girders, steel, and concrete foundation structure. Building is linked to the existing research buildings via a new aluminum framed bridge, thru an existing greenhouse

Project Description

New, two story, 13,000 sf, building to support the Center’s environmental education and public outreach.


LEED Platinum

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