STEAMBOAT:: wide plank white oak
Ceiling Cladding & Millwork:
STEAMBOAT – White Oak – Original Cut – Character Grade
solid, prefinished with hardwax oil
3/4″ thick X 5″ wide X 2-12′ RL
Tongue & Groove, Endmatched
ABOUT THE PROJECT
DISGAU and EwingCole collaborated on this project and specified reSAWN’s STEAMBOAT wide plank oak for ceiling cladding & millwork throughout Caesar Rodney Hall at the University of Delaware.
creates a passage from the quad to Academy Street; and a series of terraced landscape platforms on Academy Street that create an outdoor student commons.
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DIGSAU is an award-winning firm practicing contemporary architecture, urbanism and environmental design. Based in Philadelphia, the firm is recognized for expertise in providing unique, high-quality design to a diverse client group. The office operates as on open studio, and consists of a staff of twenty, including seven Registered Architects.
The new Caesar Rodney Hall was designed with the environment in mind. The project uses sustainable design principles in keeping with the US Green Building Council’s LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Program. Following these practices will not only have tangible benefits to students and the University, but will save energy and cost over the life of the building. reSAWN’s locally sourced white oak and 100% VOC-free hardwax oil finish helped contribute to the sustainability profile of this facility.
Learn more about what makes these buildings environmentally sustainable. (PDF)
EwingCole, in practice for 50 years, is a nationally recognized, fully integrated architecture, engineering, interior design, and planning firm of more than 350 professionals in Irvine, Philadelphia, and Washington. Our multi-disciplinary practice is built on the core values of professional excellence, design quality and collaboration.