Jason Grossi

Fourth-year civil engineering students tour the construction site of the new Windsor Public Library Sandwich branch on Friday, Aug. 3, 2018.Fourth-year civil engineering students tour the construction site of the new Windsor Public Library Sandwich branch on Friday, Aug. 3, 2018.

Civil engineering students get sneak peek at historic renovation

UWindsor students got a first-hand look last week at the challenges engineers face when working on heritage projects.

Visual Arts and the Built Environment professor Jason Grossi and sessional instructor William Tape led 48 fourth-year civil and environmental engineering students through the site of the future Windsor Public Library branch in historic Sandwich last Friday.

Grossi said the new library holds many lessons for students.

snazzy resurfaced building with stone and glass facadeUWindsor professor Jason Grossi’s redesign of a home for the Sandwich Brewing Company includes a new façade to replace aluminum siding (inset).

Professor’s architecture project in Sandwich opens to public

The Sandwich Brewing Company’s new home, repurposed to a design by architect and UWindsor instructor Jason Grossi, opened to the public last week.