Wake Forest Biotech Place

The project involved a complete gut and renovation of a historic RJ Reynolds tobacco warehouse. One section of the building is five stories and 80 years old, the connecting three-story section is 50 years old. The building has been transformed into a biotech research facility for Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center researchers and start-up biotech companies. The 270,000 SF building also includes retail space, office space, an executive suite, conference facilities, and a three-story atrium for functions. The has received historical tax credits, and was substantially complete in 18 months, with construction being 12 months. This project has received LEED® Gold Core and Shell certification.

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