EKU expanding facilities for SSEM training
December 10, 2013 07:07 AM | on the boards
Omni Architects has been selected to design a 10,000 SF addition to the Ashland Fire and Safety Lab, located on the Eastern Kentucky University College of Justice & Safety campus.
NKU Student Union Voted one of Top Ten buildings in Kentucky
November 22, 2013 01:50 PM | omni in the news
The Northern Kentucky University Student Union has been voted one of the top ten most popular buildings in Kentucky in a contest sponsored by AIA Kentucky, Kentucky Educational Television (KET), and their partners. In celebration of AIA Kentucky's 50th anniversary, the organizations joined to celebrate and recognize Kentucky Architecture that has influenced the way Kentuckians live, work, and play.
UofL Student Rec Center Opens
University of Louisville officials and students cut the ribbon October 18 on the 128,000 square foot Student Recreation Center. The $37.5 million facility - designed by Cannon Design in collaboration with Omni Architects - includes a 14,000 square foot exercise and weight facility with more than 85 pieces of cardio equipment and 22 treadmills; six basketball courts; a multi-activity court for indoor soccer and floor hockey; racquetball courts; aerobics studios; and facilities for fitness evaluations. A 1/10-mile walking and jogging track will overlook the weight room.
UK Markey Cancer Center designated as National Cancer Center
October 4, 2013 10:26 AM | omni in the news
The University of Kentucky's Markey Cancer Center announced its designation as a National Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute. This designation places UK among an elite group of 22 research universities with the triple crown of federal research awards: NCI-designation, the Clinical Translational Sciences Award and a federally supported Alzheimer's Disease Center. Omni Architects has worked with the university to design various facilities for the Markey Cancer Center.
Cleaning The Kentucky River Begins Up On The Roof
August 7, 2013 06:44 AM | omni in the news
Omni Architect principal Eric Zabilka was recently interviewed by WEKU's Jacalyn Carfagno to discuss the green features of the New Science Building at Eastern Kentucky University.