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Mockups Help Students Understand Building Technologies

Posted: June 27th, 2018
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[caption id="attachment_188311" align="alignnone" width="800"] L. Carl Fiocchi with building assembly mockups (Image: University Relations)[/caption]

June 25, 2018

Inside the John W. Olver Design Building–itself a teaching tool for builders and architects–the Building and Construction Technology program (BCT) has built eight movable, full-scale mockups of building assemblies to help students see how modern building components go together in the real world.

At home in front of a class or wheeled into public view in the Olver atrium, the mockups display the