Cogswell Completes Work at UMass Amherst


Fine arts center at University of Massachusetts Amherst

Worcester,  MA – Cogswell Sprinkler Co. Inc. recently completed the fire installation work at the 300,000sf fine arts center at UMass  Amherst.

Founded in 1975, the UMass Fine Arts Center has been a central force in the cultural, social and academic life of the University.

Cogswell Sprinkler’s contribution included the installation of a new incoming underground water service and free standing fire department connection to supply the new combination automatic wet standpipe & fire sprinkler system including one limited area pre-action system and two deluge systems.

Construction manager, Aquadro & Cerruti, Inc. of Northampton, coordinated the project’s completion, working alongside C.A. Crowley Engineering of Taunton.