University of Miami M. Christine Schwartz Center for Nursing & Health Studies

University of Miami / Coral Gables, Florida

Client: University of Miami
Location: Coral Gables, Florida
Size of Project: 54,000 SF
Construction Cost: $7.5 Million
Completion date: 2006
Unique Features:

The School of Nursing plays an active role in healthcare for South Florida in concert with Jackson Memorial Hospital and the University of Miami Hospitals and Clinics. The 54,000 SF building provides space for classrooms, labs, faculty offices, seminars and conferences. Bermello Ajamil & Partners designed the building to promote interaction between students and faculty. The relationship of faculty offices to classrooms promotes communication between professors, administration, and students.

The four-story facility is clad in stuccos with varying textures to define various internal activities and create a rhythm to the exterior of the building. Faculty members can take advantage of natural light in with common areas between offices and meeting areas at the end of each wing.



NCL PortMiami

Terminal b

Cruise Terminal B

Norwegian Cruise Line / PortMiami, Miami Beach

Terminal B will accommodate ships of up to 5,000 passengers, and feature new technology to support faster and more efficient embarkation and disembarkation processes, as well as expedited security screening and luggage check-in. The project will also feature a new parking garage with valet parking area with direct access to the terminal and lounge.