Higher Education

Baker Group is pleased to provide comfortable and safe learning environments to public and private colleges and universities. These projects range from laboratories to lecture halls, and renovations to new buildings. Whether we design, build, or service the mechanical systems, building automation systems or life safety systems, we are constantly aware of the need to provide a cost effective, high quality, energy efficient, and safe teaching and research facilities.

  • Des Moines University Security System Upgrade

    Before upgrading and expanding DMU’s security system, Baker Group conducted a comprehensive survey, which revealed security... Learn More

  • Iowa State University Chiller Plant/Yard Upgrades

    With abundant logistical issues and just four months to complete ISU’s comprehensive Chiller Plant/Yard upgrades,... Learn More

  • Iowa State University Chiller Plant/Yard Upgrades

    With abundant logistical issues and just four months to complete ISU’s comprehensive Chiller Plant/Yard upgrades,... Learn More

  • University of Northern Iowa Schindler Education Center

    In December 2016, Baker Group will complete work to transform this 146,675-square foot building into a highly efficient, facility. To... Learn More

  • Central College A.N. Kuyper Athletic Complex

    Central College students and athletes continued to use Central College’s A.N. Kuyper Gymnasium even as Baker Group completely gutted... Learn More

  • Des Moines Area Community College

    In addition to helping keep people and property safe, high-tech security systems are being used for many other purposes – including... Learn More

  • University of Iowa Catlett Residence Hall

    Catlett Hall is projected to be LEED Silver-certified for its energy-saving features, which include automated HVAC and other mechanical... Learn More

  • Grand View University Student Center & Pedestrian Skywalk

    Baker Group provided a complete design-build HVAC and plumbing package with both student comfort and Grand View University's energy... Learn More

  • DMACC Perry Career Academy

    Similar to the Ames, Iowa location, the DMACC Career Academy at Perry is a combination automotive and trades teaching center.

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  • Grand View University Hull Dormitory

    Grand View University’s student population has steadily increased over recent years.  With more than 800 students living on campus,... Learn More

  • Grinnell College Noyce Science Center Laboratories

    Baker Group was chosen as the Mechanical and Sheet Metal contractor for the Grinnell College Noyce Science Center. The design of this... Learn More

  • Grinnell College Langan Hall

    Grinnell College renovated Langan Hall dormitory in two months, preventing disruption of the school year.

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  • Pappajohn Learning Center

    The Pappajohn Learning Center has a state-of-the-art design, both of the building itself and of the mechanical system, including a fully... Learn More

  • Des Moines University - Student Education Center

    The Student Education Center houses many different functions for Des Moines University students and faculty.

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  • Simpson College Buxton Hall Phase I and II Remodel

    Buxton Residence Hall provides suite-style housing units for Simpson College students.

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  • Des Moines University - Science and Education Building

    This project included both an addition and renovation to Des Moines University facilities.

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