Brookdale Community College: Collins Arena and Recreation Center
Clarke Caton Hintz, in a joint partnership with Sink Combs Dethlefs, designed the 40,000 SF renovation the Robert J. Collins Arena and the new construction of the 54,000 SF Recreation and Events Center addition. The Recreation and Events Center includes state of the art Fitness Center, Group Exercise and Gymnasium spaces. The combination of the new Recreation Center with the renovated Collins Arena is designed for ultimate flexibility of use accommodating main event sports and concert uses while also permitting trade shows and tournament play for basketball and volleyball with a dual cross-court configuration. The facility also provides refined office and conference room spaces for the Director of Athletics, Staff and Students.The Collins Arena Renovation & Addition project has been awarded LEED Silver Certification in the the LEED for New Construction program, version 2.2.