State of Maine Judicial Branch

Project: Penobscot Judicial Center
Location: Bangor, ME
Architect: Leers Weinzapfel Associates Architects

Awarded and delivered under the Maine Bureau of General Services CM at Risk procedures, this new 101,000 sq. ft. Penobscot Judicial Center represents the latest standard in Maine’s courtroom facilities.

  • The new facility combines superior and district courts along with clerks’ offices under one roof, and incorporates the latest in A/V systems and security technology.
  • Courtroom mock-ups and 4-D models were created using BIM software to identify potential conflicts before construction began.
  • The facility was built to LEED Silver standards, including a white TPO membrane roof and energy-efficient lighting.