BGSU New Bureau of Criminal Investigation Facility

Project Name

BGSU Crime Lab


Bowling Green, OH

Project Description

Quandel was chosen as the Construction Manager at Risk for the new Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) Facility located at Bowling Green State University, which is also home of the Ohio Attorney General’s Center for the Future of Forensic Science. This facility will provide investigative and laboratory services for law enforcement in a 22-county region.

The facility includes state-of-the-art forensic labs, firearms/tools analysis, a firing range, vehicle investigation room, an evidence room with evidence storage, administrative offices with a conference space, electronic security and surveillance, and a redundant, emergency HVAC and power supply. The facility also has forensic science teaching labs, classrooms, a mock courtroom, and associated administrative space.

This project is LEED® Registered with the goal of LEED® Silver certification.

Square Footage

30,000 Sq. Ft.

Facility Type

Higher Education

Owner’s Name

Bowling Green State University


SSOE Group