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UIC Science leases space on the NARL campus for science activities including offices, laboratories, storage and staging spaces, and cold rooms.  Some facilities are leased on behalf of the National Science Foundation and projects funded through NSF/POL have priority for these areas.  Others are primarily for projects funded through other sources.  Details about each are listed below.  Click on an image to view a larger version.

NARL campus

Staging Areas

Building 142

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  • • 40′ x 100′ heated warehouse
  • • drive-through capability
  • • mechanic’s office space
  • • gun safe
  • • power washer

Building 2 / Theater

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  • • 2300 ft2 heated staging space
  • • single garage door
  • • shelving for limited storage
  • • wireless internet access

Storage Space

Building 553

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  • • 4000 ft2
  • • heated storage and staging space
  • • lockable storage
  • • drive-in vestibule
  • • priority for NSF/POL projects

Building 3

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      • • heated storage space
      • • limited staging space
      • • priority for non-NSF projects

Meeting Space and UIC Science Offices

BARC

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  • • UIC Science staff offices
  • • meeting rooms
  • • copying/printing capability
  • • bathrooms

 

 

Laboratories

Laboratories, cold rooms, and specialty science equipment such as a Millipore water purification system are available in the BARC (Barrow Arctic Research Center), labeled as Building 848 on the NARL map. All areas of the BARC have wireless internet access available.

 BARC

 

BARC Room 116
Small Conference Room

BARC Room 118
Large Conference Room

Laboratory 122

  • • 600 ft2
  • • Standard and GFCI 120V outlets
  • • Circular plug 220V outlets
  • • Ethernet jacks
  • • Snorkel Hood
  • • Upright refrigerator/freezer
  • • Single basin sink with hot and cold tap water
  • • Wall-mounted TV monitor
  • • Adjoining office

Laboratory 123

      • • 600 ft2
      • • Standard and GFCI 120V outlets
      • • Circular plug 220V outlets
      • • Ethernet jacks
      • • Gas cylinder rack
      • • Upright refrigerator/freezer
      • • Single basin sink with hot and cold tap water
      • • Microwave oven
      • • Wall-mounted TV monitor

Laboratory 126

        • • 600 ft2
        • • Standard and GFCI 120V outlets
        • • Circular plug 220V outlets
        • • Ethernet jacks
        • • Fume Hood
        • • Upright refrigerator/freezer
        • • Single basin sink with hot and cold tap water
        • • Double basin sink with hot and cold tap water
        • • Wall-mounted TV monitor

Laboratory 132

        • • 165 ft2
        • • Standard and GFCI 120V outlets
        • • Ethernet jacks
        • • Upright refrigerator/freezer
        • • Single basin sink with hot and cold tap water
        • • Snorkel hoods