Corporate Headquarters Office Building Expansion
ARCHITECT: Perkins + Will
LOCATION: Northfield, IL
A 210,000 sf expansion to a corporate headquarters. The addition is a long, linear building, similar in appearance to the existing building, with a glass enclosed connecting link. The new building houses additional corporate offices and support staff spaces. The structure is framed with structural steel with moment frames and shearwalls. Design features include a large atrium space, a unique system to support the precast concrete and curtainwall cladding, and a complex system of in-floor data/telephone communication lines.