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VDA has impacted transportation in virtually all building environments. The firm has designed mail handling systems and has consulted for special equipment applications like rack and pinion elevators, double deck hydraulic elevators, turntables, and vehicle lifts.
Complying with ADA regulations, VDA professionals design and oversee maintenance for systems that represent efficiency, aesthetics, and safety, and—whether projects run several months or span years—provide clients with the innovation and superior service they expect.
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Southeast Financial Center
Southeast Financial Center- Miami, FL
From 2012 into 2016 Van Deusen and Associates has provided full consulting services for the Southeast Financial Center through the modernization of 38 Geared, Gearless, and Hydraulic elevators.
The Southeast Financial Center is comprised of two buildings; a 55 story Office Tower and a 15 story Annex Building, developed on a 2.41 acre site in downtown Miami. The Tower contains 1,158,102 square feet of Class A office space. The Annex contains a 43,000 s.f. Banking Hall, a 21,071 s.f. Health Club, 11,228 s.f. of Service Retail, 12 floors of parking with 1,121 parking spaces, and the project’s Central Plant.
The Tower and Annex buildings are connected by an elevated covered walkway. The project also features a 30,000 square foot outdoor plaza landscaped with royal palm trees and a variety of native plant material. A steel attached 150’ feet from the ground provides a unique architectural connection between the two structures.
The Tower is distinguished by its striking “saw-tooth” design on the northeast corner of the façade. This feature provides up to 16 corner offices per floor and highly efficient floor plates averaging 22,000 s.f. of net rentable area. A “V-notch” in the middle of the west face of the Tower runs the entire height of the Tower and is highlighted at night.
Under the leadership and direction of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated, the Southeast Financial Center became the first Miami Office tower to achieve the nations prestigious LEED Gold status in 2009. JLL is a professional services and investment management company that specializes in commercial real estate. With over 58,000 employees across 230 corporate offices, JLL is a leading firm in the global real estate market.
Southeast Financial Center
Web. 19 Jan. 2016. http://www.southeastfinancialcenter.com/build_information.html
Web. 20 Jan. 2016. http://www.us.jll.com/united-states/en-us/about