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National Bio and Agro-defense Facility

Construction update

The 46.828-acre NBAF site is on the north end of the Kansas State University main campus.

1.1 NBAF W…hoto Flyover in 2011

The NBAF entry on Denison Avenue is next to the Kansas State University Biosecurity Research Institute — where NBAF research has already begun — and the College of Veterinary Medicine. The Kansas Department of Agriculture is located in the Kansas State University Research Park on Manhattan Avenue immediately east of the NBAF site.

1.2 NBAF W…e Photo Flyover 2015

Construction of the NBAF central utility plant, or CUP, seen in the flyovers above, reached "substantial completion" in October 2015.  Excavation for the NBAF laboratory was also nearly complete at the time.

 1.3 NBAF CUP Photo

Construction of the 580,184 square-foot NBAF research laboratory began in 2015. Steel reinforced concrete work is ongoing as shown in the most recent photos below.

  /1.4 NBAF W…r Status July 2017 E

1.5 NBAF W…r Status Aug 2017 NW

1.6 NBAF W…tr Status Aug 2017 W