This project was an upfit of a second-generation office space for the relocation of United Way of the Greater Triangle. The office is located on the second floor of an office building in the center of Research Triangle Park. The project included an open new reception area with connecting break area, two phone rooms, conference rooms, a training room, and open office space.
The Avid Solutions project entailed the complete demolition of existing office space and the full upfit of new office space. The new space includes open office areas, glass front offices, meeting rooms, workrooms, a break area, and a new IT room. The main challenges to this project were working in an occupied building and an accelerated schedule to meet the client’s required move-in dates.
Interior upfit consisting of demolition, wall rebuild, and new finishes. Specialty finishes selected for the completion of the project were focused on the re-use of materials from North Carolina which included re-claimed wood accent walls, reclaimed barn doors, and reclaimed wood wrap on break room islands and columns. This project was completed in an occupied building.
Office upfit for CBRE’s new Raleigh Headquarters in downtown Raleigh’s Charter Square Building. The scope of this project included conference rooms, focus rooms, an open office space with rising desks, a board room, and a lobby/reception area. Notable features include high-end wood veneer finishes imported from Japan, ALUR linear glass throughout the office, and state-of-the-art audio visual components installed in each of the conference rooms and board room.
11,565 SF lab renovation for new tenant functions. This project upgraded and modified existing speculative labs for new tenant science. Renovated R&D and BSL2 labs are supported with new finishes throughout support areas. The end users were able to use much of the labs in their speculative state and therefore the construction was efficient and the schedule was timely. Existing casework remained in place alleviating the long lead for new.
15,420 SF interior renovation for lab and office headquarters. This project included a two-phase approach with Phase 1 consisting of a support office and analytical lab with lab casework package, new drug manufacturing suites, and was fast-tracked and completed in 3.5 months.
Phase 2 consisted of GMP manufacturing suites, a process piping system, cold rooms, warehouse storage, a utility corridor, and a new exterior equipment yard. The new exterior equipment yard housed new chillers, generators, NO gas system, chemical waste tanks, and waste containment pit.
This tenant upfit of dedicated office and lab spaces included glass RACO offices and storefronts for lighting in lab areas, break room, restrooms, custom lab casework, extensive mechanical, electrical, and plumbing for adequate offices and lab function and custom wood accent walls.