Lebanese American University

Facilities Management FM

Plan, Build, Operate and Maintain

Construction / Byblos

Under Design

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There are no projects under design at the present time.

Under Execution

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Library & Central Administration

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Excavation has begun for two five-story buildings accommodating the Library  and Central Administration. The project, with a built-up area of 8,386m2, aims for USGBC’s LEED Gold certification, and features rain water harvesting and re-use. The project has been designed with low flow sanitary fixtures, achieving 35 percent water use reduction. Facilities Management is committed to developing sustainable buildings that reduce resource consumption while protecting the environment and providing a high indoor environmental quality.

Library & Central Administration’s Work in Progress

Infrastructure & Plants

The project consists of providing infrastructure utilities, networks and plants for the Byblos campus, in addition to all associated earthworks, civil and finishing works. The main work packages are: heating plant (2x1472Kw), chilled water plant (5x2532 T), domestic and irrigation water network, storm drainage and sanitary sewer, power plant (11MVA) and MV/LV distribution networks, water tank (3,500m3), maintenance quarter (400m2), and other miscellaneous systems.

Infrastructure & Plants’ Work in Progress


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Engineering Labs and Research Center 2016-2017

A new construction (9,637m2) replaced the existing Engineering Laboratories. It is designed to meet the needs of the School of Engineering by proving state-of-the-art, efficient physical facilities to support the school’s evolving academic needs.

Tohme-Rizk Building Renovation 2014-2015

The Tohme-Rizk building successfully obtained the International Finance Corporation’s EDGE (Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies) certification (becoming the first EDGE-certified office building in Lebanon). The renovations will result in reductions of 41 percent in energy, 29 percent in water, and 34 percent in materials’ embodied energy compared to local benchmarks. It will also reduce, at no additional capital cost, utility  expenses  for  the building by around US$600 each month, in addition to saving the environment 21 tCO2 per year.

Underground Parking - Auxiliary Works 2014-2015

This project included civil, mechanical, electrical and IT auxiliary works for the campus’s underground parking.

Underground Parking Phase II

The scope of work included adding electro-mechanical, finishing works and a Parking Management System to the existing shell.


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