CoreNet Global New England announces the winners of the 2008 Awards of Excellence in Best New Workplace. The award recognizes a corporate workplace constructed within the last year that demonstrates an innovative application of space layout, design and applicability to purpose, and functional utilization of technology that significantly improves the performance of the organization. Best New Workplace Award honorees include:
Large Building Renovation: OneBeacon Insurance
The project team for this 280,000-square-foot U.S. headquarters facility in Canton, MA, includes:
Architect: Margulies Perruzzi Architects
Landscape Architect: Hammer Design
General Contractor: Erland Construction
MEP/FP: AHA Consulting Engineers
Large Tenant Renovation (>20,000 square feet) Corporate Project: BostonCoach
The project team for this 23,652-square-foot, certified-LEED Silver headquarters in the Seaport Center in Boston includes:
Architect: ADD Inc.
General Contractor: Elaine Construction
MEP: RDK Engineers
New Construction: Liberty Mutual Group — Dover West
The project team for this 350,000-square-foot, certified-LEED Gold office building on Liberty Mutual's corporate campus in Dover, NH, includes:
Architect: Gorman Richardson Architects
Landscape Architect: Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Construction Manager: William A. Berry & Son, Inc.
MEP/FP: RDK Engineers