Les Schwab Headquarters

Project Details

Name of Project: Les Schwab HQ

Date Project Started: Dec 2007

Date Project Completed: Dec, 2008

Project Manager: John Yeager

Location: Bend, Oregon

Industry: Commercial

Project Features: Plumbing Services, Hydronic Snow Melt system and large Cafeteria

Size of Building (Square Feet): 123,110

General Contractor: Howard S. Wright

Owner: Les Schwab

LEED Certification: Silver

Project Synopsis: The Les Schwab HQ project was successful but challenging due to the remote location and complexity of the building. The office floors all had raised floors and underfloor ventilation. The plumbing fixtures were of high quality with sensor faucets and flush valves. The outside perimeter had an extensive hydronic ice melting system that keep the building occupants safe while walking outside in frigid conditions.