UCC Danny Lang Center
“The beautifully designed event center will also allow for the region’s wine industry to be showcased at the many conferences, receptions and other gatherings planned to stimulate economic growth in Southern Oregon.”
Michael Donovan quoted in an “Oregon Wine Press” article
Creating a Winery Learning Center: Providing structural solutions for this unique higher education facility
DCI Engineers provided structural engineering services for this new winery learning center at Umpqua Community College. It functions as a multi-level classroom, assembly area, and wine production and storage facility.
- Upper level is used primarily for education, administration, and hospitality functions, while the lower level is used for wine production and storage.
- Lower level barrel storage, themed wine cave, and fermentation room is framed with concrete walls. The main floor is steel framed.
- The exposed roof structure is framed with a heavy curved timber roof system.