Cornell University eHub Build Out

Cornell University eHub custom staircase by Rocco Design + Build

Managed by Entrepreneurship at Cornell, the university's division devoted to promoting student business pursuits, the eHub locations provide a place for student entrepreneurs to collaborate and access technology. For this location in Collegetown, Rocco Design + Build provided construction and furniture fabrication services. As is the case with many institutional projects, we navigated the interests of multiple stakeholders, helping to define a unified vision. In the service of the University's industrial aesthetic, we welded metal elements with the wood furniture, and built a custom staircase with threaded metal railings.

Cornell University eHub entrance and reception desk by Rocco Design + Build
Cornell University eHub custom student high-top seating by Rocco Design + Build
Cornell University eHub custom tabletop details by Rocco Design + Build
Cornell University eHub custom staircase details by Rocco Design + Build
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