New Jersey Public Health Image
West Trenton, New Jersey, United States

New Jersey Public Health

Lendlease served as construction manager for the state of New Jersey's Public Health Environmental & Agricultural Laboratory Facility. The project, at 200,000 square feet, is a four-story laboratory facility having BSL-3 capability for public health, agricultural and environmental research. The building is located at the New Jersey State Police Complex in West Trenton, New Jersey, a secure 17-acre site campus which houses the New Jersey State Police Headquarters.

New Jersey Public Health

State of New Jersey

West Trenton, New Jersey, United States


200,000 square feet

Construction Management, GMP


Project outcome

The building's design included a structural steel and concrete frame, curtainwall and metal panel exterior facade, modified hybrid bitumen roofing system, and PV panels mounted on the facade and roof. Interior spaces include: laboratories, lab support spaces, offices and administration space, auditorium, cafeteria and mechanical and electrical spaces.

Components of this facility include:

  • 1st Floor Animal Necropsy Lab, Animal Science Open Lab, Plate Science Open Lab, Warehouse, cafeteria, Auditorium, Boiler/Chiller Room
  • 2nd Floor Newborn Screening Lab, BSL-3 Lab Space
  • 3rd Floor Virology/Serology/HIV Lab, Food & Enteric Lab, Water & Dairy Lab, Hematology Lab, Special Bacteriology Lab
  • 4th Floor Organic Analytical Labs, Inorganic Analytical Labs
  • 5th Floor MER
  • Separate Greenhouse and Pre-screening Buildings.