SUNO College of Business and Public Administration
MMI provided the civil and structural engineering services for the construction of the new two-story Southern University of New Orleans (SUNO) College of Business. The 17,500 square foot building includes a lecture hall, classrooms, faculty offices, computer labs, and conference rooms. The building’s foundation is supported by timber piles. The structure consists of steel moment frames and a 3-inch floor system over steel joists.
The civil work included grading and drainage of the site as well as the addition of sidewalks and ramps for access to the building.
Architect: Hewitt Washington & Associates
Year Complete: 2011
Construction Cost: $4M