One Metrotech Center
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Architect: Swanke Hayden Connell
Ownership: Forest City Ratner
Description: 33-story, one million square foot, $250M corporate headquarters
One Metrotech Center, headquarters for Brooklyn Union Gas. New construction of 33-story, one million square foot, $250M corporate headquarters. Directly in charge of all building and tenant construction work. Logistics included a coordinated series of phased moves including 2-story command center of the utilities infrastructure for the five boroughs. Interior included in-house television studio, photography lab, full service cafeteria, auditorium, medical center, and executive offices. The building included retail clients; Ace Hardware and Au bon Pain Bakery.