1200 Peachtree Build-out

Andrea LaMont

1200 Peachtree is a Class A Office Building that features 370,000 square feet of office space and is located at 1200 Peachtree Street NE in the Midtown Atlanta neighborhood.   McKenney’s Interiors and Special Projects team partnered with HITT Contracting on a build-out project consisting of interior demolition,12 floors of HVAC renovations, plumbing systems, and replacement of chillers and cooling towers. … Read More

3350 Peachtree

Andrea LaMont

3350 Peachtree is located in the heart of Buckhead and directly adjacent to the Buckhead MARTA station. The 9-floor, 180,000-square-foot Class A office interior build-out project included mechanical and control systems.  The project included multiple core restrooms, open office area renovations, and the full lobby build-out. To minimize disruptions to occupied work areas, McKenney’s project team adopted a strict phasing … Read More

Moses Cone Drawbridge Medical Center

Andrea LaMont

McKenney’s was selected by Moses Cone Memorial Hospital as the mechanical partner for the Drawbridge Medical Center Project, a 100,000-square foot medical facility in Greensboro, North Carolina.  The team was involved early in the process, from the design narrative phase to construction. The project scope included building an ambulatory care space, an emergency department, imaging rooms, blood laboratory testing spaces, … Read More

Two Legacy Union

Andrea LaMont

The McKenney’s team partnered with Gilbane Building Company and Shelco to deliver a design-assist core and shell project in downtown Charlotte. The 18-story, 412,000-square foot, Class A office building is attached to the 620 South Tryon Bank of America building. The project included multiple scopes of work, from early involvement preconstruction to coordination with the design team to mechanical installations, … Read More

Norfolk Southern Headquarters

Andrea LaMont

McKenney’s partnered with Holder Construction Company to build two office towers in downtown Atlanta. The 10 and 17-story buildings include a training facility, retail and conference spaces, a fitness center, daycare, and other mixed-use spaces on the lower floors. They will serve as the network operations center for Norfolk Rail Service. The project included multiple scopes of work, from preconstruction … Read More

Innovative Processes and Tools

Andrea LaMont

The McKenney’s team designed and installed mechanical systems for the East Coast headquarters of a multi-national managed care company in Charlotte, North Carolina. THE CHALLENGE Unlike many projects of this type, the McKenney’s team was awarded the work after the concrete had already started pouring. The team started the mechanical design immediately, prioritizing and focusing efforts to stay ahead of the demanding schedule. Constant deliveries of mechanical, electrical and plumbing materials—along with managing a … Read More

Piedmont Rockdale

Andrea LaMont

Piedmont Rockdale Hospital is a part of the Piedmont Healthcare System. It serves Rockdale County, Georgia and the surrounding areas. With over 1100 employees─including physicians and healthcare professionals─and 138 beds, this hospital provides the only acute-care facility in Rockdale County.    This build-out project adds a 21-bed medical and surgical unit with administrative offices and support areas. 

BIM Keeps Project on Track

Andrea LaMont

McKenney’s installed a highly complex HVAC system at the Riverside Epicenter multipurpose venue—a facility designed to serve its members and the community.  THE CHALLENGE  Installing a large, chilled water HVAC system to service this 107,000-square-foot facility consisting of a gym, bowling alley, auditorium, meeting and event center required meticulous planning and coordination. With multiple floor and ceiling elevations, significant duct work distribution … Read More

Fort Benning Office Renovation

Andrea LaMont

Fort Benning is the United States Army post near Columbus, Georgia that supports more than 120,000 active-duty military service men and women, their family members, reserve component soldiers, retirees and civilian employees daily.   McKenney’s was tasked with renovating a 15,000-square-foot duplex style two-story office building on base. As part of the HVAC and plumbing renovations, the McKenney’s team replaced two closed circuit cooling towers, sixteen … Read More

Ally Center Build Presents New Challenges

Andrea LaMont

The 26-story Ally Charlotte Center is a welcome addition to Uptown Charlotte’s skyline. Developed by Crescent Communities, Ally Charlotte Center features 750,000-square-feet of office space, approximately 30,000-square-feet of ground floor retail and restaurants, a 12,000-square-feet public plaza, a 1,400-space parking garage and a 380-key JW Marriott hotel with a rooftop pool. Ally Financial, the anchor tenant, envisioned an impressive Class-A tower to … Read More