VIRGINIA INSTITUTE OF MARINE SCIENCE, THE ACUFF CENTER OF AQUACULTURE
Located at The College of William & Mary's Gloucester Point campus, the Virginia Institute of Marine Science is recognized worldwide for its expertise in coastal marine science. The Institute conducts interdisciplinary research i n coastal ocean and estuarine science, educates students and citizens, and provides advisory services to policy makers, industry, and the public.
Kjellstrom and Lee will construct a 22,000 square foot oyster hatchery which will contain wet lab spaces for the nurturing and growth of oysters from conception through spat development for distribution to commercial hatcheries/processing facilities primarily located on the eastern shore of Virginia's coastal region as well as throughout the state's easternmost riverine localities.
Architects: Quinn Evans | Owner: Virginia Institute of Marine Science | Location: Gloucester Point, VA