The building was built in 1970 and was known as the Medical Administration Building. In 1984, it was officially named the "Richard Lewis Meiling Building". The building was built as a combined project with Graves Hall and it shares some of its mechanical systems with Graves Hall. The building is occupied by the medical center administration, including the office of the Vice President for Health Sciences. There
have been no renovations to this and related use, 25% conference toilet, 7% locker space.
by category is: 32% office 14% mechanical-custodial-
two-story building is supported Cast-in-place concrete columns
by concrete footings and support concrete floors
concrete walls and
exterior consists of a composed of lightweight beams and bar-joists.
brick, granite and insulating concrete
limestone veneer. The roof deck on a steel deck supported by steel
built-up roof was installed
in 1970. there are
There have been very few no major problems at this
problems time, its
age warrants a replacement the canopies at the north drains should be cleared.
project within entrances need
next five be cleared
to ten years. The of plant growth,
roofs of and the
The exterior of the building is in good condition except for the ivy growing on the north and east side of the building. There is evidence of birds perching and/or nesting on the south wall both on the east and west sides of the building. These walls should be cleaned and sealed. Also the bird accesses should be sealed.
There are a substantial number of windows in the building and they are in good condition. The windows are fixed and each side has a spandrel band of smoked glass.
Interior partitions are composed of concrete block or metal stud and drywall
Surface finishes are generally in good condition
paint and vinyl wall and second floors as be cleaned.
covering, well as in
wood panelling in the
and consist primarily of lobby areas of the first the restroom walls should
The primary floor covering in the building is vinyl tile. The restroom tile floors require cleaning but floors are generally in good condition. The carpeting in the auditoriums is in poor condition and should be replaced in the near future.
are drywalled as is the ceiling in the penthouse. the ceilings are generally in good condition.
There are some stained tiles but
The building has two passenger elevators and
one freight elevator. They are in
good condition but one of the passenger elevators needs to have a missing ceiling tile replaced.