ELMHURST, IL – J.C. Anderson, Inc. is pleased to announce that the firm has recently completed a 23,000 square foot office build-out for Rexam Beverage Can Company in Chicago.
Rexam is a leading global consumer packaging group and a leading global beverage can maker serving the beverage, personal care, healthcare and food markets. J.C. Anderson, Inc. was hired to complete the build-out on behalf of Rexam within the Triangle Plaza located at 8770 W. Bryn Mawr on Chicago’s Northwest Side.
The 23,000 square foot build-out project included the construction of 10 meeting rooms, a 1,200 square foot executive board room with high-end AV capabilities, a server room and break room. J.C. Anderson, Inc. also completed a telepresence room in which Rexam’s staff can interact with its corporate headquarters in London as well as its other global locations. The project team is pursuing LEED Gold Certification for this build-out, making it the first LEED project worldwide for Rexam.
J.C. Anderson Inc.’s Steve Boulukos led the project on behalf of the firm and Bruce Sturgis provided the project management. Whitney Architects Inc. provided the architectural services.
The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System™ encourages and accelerates global adoption of sustainable green building and development practices through the creation and implementation of universally understood and accepted tools and performance criteria.
LEED is a third-party certification program and the nationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction and operation of high performance green buildings. LEED gives building owners and operators the tools they need to have an immediate and measurable impact on their buildings’ performance. LEED promotes a whole-building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in five key areas of human and environmental health: sustainable site development, water savings, energy efficiency, materials selection and indoor environmental quality.
About J.C. Anderson, Inc.
J.C. Anderson, Inc. established in 1879 with offices in Chicago and Elmhurst, Illinois, is one of the area’s oldest and largest interior general contractors. The firm’s interior construction projects range from multi-million dollar contracts to building maintenance projects for building owners; developers; private and public corporations; property management firms; educational institutions; industrial and healthcare facilities. J.C. Anderson, Inc. maintains an average work force of 150 employees including a professional staff of degreed construction specialists and project managers, and a field team of union carpenters, tapers and laborers.