Callison brings LEED standards to Renton, Washington
When Providence relocated its System Office from an urban high rise to a suburban campus setting, creating a sense of community and connectivity was paramount.
Providence and Callison partnered to renovate five floors of a multi-building office park in Renton, Washington to green standards. Targeting LEED Gold CI, the building features high-priority sustainable elements including; energy efficiency, excellent indoor air quality, resource recycling and conservation,
maximised use of local materials and resources, water conservation and
sustainable operations including green housekeeping, integrated pest management and environmental purchasing programs.
The new headquarters houses more than 300 employees, and serves as a hub for employees traveling from other regional offices. On-site amenities include a café, fitness center, chapel and courtyard. The open floor plan maximises daylighting while providing a flexible work environment that can expand as needs evolve. Touch down kiosks, colorful wayfinding elements and a state-of-the-art conference center make the campus accessible and ideally suited to hosting system-wide meetings and events.