DMACC - Student Activities Center and Trail Point Aquatics & Wellness Center
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This remodel and addition to Building 5 on the DMACC Ankeny campus accommodates a new student center and recreational facility. The plan is organized around a main circulation zone that runs east-west through the building connecting parking to the central campus quad. A black box theater and flexible meeting rooms are built as additions to the existing building to allow the required higher volumes. The recreation portion of the addition is two stories to accommodate an upper level weights and fitness area and running track. First floor comprises a double height natatorium, gym, and lobby. Other program spaces include racquetball courts, group exercise, therapy pool suite, and a family center with child watch area.
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DMACC's new Student Center and Aquatics Facility consists of a renovation of an existing wellness facilities, design of a joint/shared-use facilities, design of college student union space, sustainable design practices, and construction of new wellness facilities. This project includes remodeling 55,000 SF of the existing DMACC Student Center & Building 5, plus a120,000 SF addition to Building 5. All lighting in the facility will be energy efficient lighting utilizing LED lamps with electronic drivers.