MIT Building 4 EAPS Lab – Cambridge, MA

By March 9, 2021September 8th, 2021Education, Homepage, Life Sciences

Size: 40,000 sq/ft
GC: Columbia Construction
Owner/Developer: MIT

J&M Brown was the electrical contractor for a new lab space in MIT’s Building 4. J&M Brown demoed the existing lab and installed all new electrical systems including a Simplex 4100 Node, overhead wiremold and all the lab equipment connections (fume hoods, ceiling utility panels, etc.). Per MIT standards, all wiring was done in EMT. J&M Brown worked across multiple buildings and two penthouses to bring new feeders for the distribution panels and power for the new HVAC equipment.


  • New 400′ parallel feeders across rooftops for existing generator
  • Electrical construction of a Clean Room
  • Bringing an old service elevator back online
  • Running a new 600A feeder through 3 existing building into new lab space