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LEED Gold

Ferris State University
Kendall College
of Art and Design
Federal Building Renovation

Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Size:
92,000 SF
Awards:
Best Adaptive Reuse - Downtown Grand Rapids - 2012; Construction Specifications Institute - 2012; Associated Builders and Contractors (W. MI Chapter) Green Building - 2012
Description:
TowerPinkster, Hopkins Burns and Christman transformed the Federal Building into a modern classroom building. The main floor boasts an art gallery and converts the original post office into gathering spaces and metal shop. Courtrooms were converted to lecture halls, and judges’ offices to modern classrooms.
LEED Certification:
LEED Gold

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Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Size:
92,000 SF
Awards:
Best Adaptive Reuse - Downtown Grand Rapids - 2012; Construction Specifications Institute - 2012; Associated Builders and Contractors (W. MI Chapter) Green Building - 2012
Description:
TowerPinkster, Hopkins Burns and Christman transformed the Federal Building into a modern classroom building. The main floor boasts an art gallery and converts the original post office into gathering spaces and metal shop. Courtrooms were converted to lecture halls, and judges’ offices to modern classrooms.
LEED Certification:
LEED Gold

Download full project report