FIRESTONE TRIANGLE BUILDING

COMBINING OLD AND NEW SEAMLESSLY

2016

Year Opened

162,000

Square Feet

5%

Amount under budget

PROJECT TYPE

Interiors/Government

LOCATION

Akron, Ohio

OWNER

Akron Phoenix Development Company

ARCHITECT

Chambers, Murphy & Burge

Firestone Triangle Building

Keeping an eye on cost – and historical preservation

Renovating three floors of a landmark building for use by Summit County government workers required an attention to detail – and the bottom line – that Welty could provide.  To maximize the owner’s budget, Welty utilized elements of Integrated Project Delivery and Lean Construction to reduce the overall cost of the project by five percent.  Welty also combined old and new seamlessly – installing energy efficient windows that replicated the originals and building in state-of-the-art efficiencies, like a zoned HVAC system that intelligently adjusts to outside variables.

Contact Us

3421 Ridgewood Road, Suite 200
Fairlawn, Ohio 44333
1400 W. 10th Street, Suite 200
Cleveland, Ohio 44113
330.802.2260
cburns@thinkwelty.com
750 Communications Parkway
Columbus, Ohio 43214
614.802.1360
jhartman@thinkwelty.com

Recent News

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September
Welty Building Company Releases Bowery Project Economic Impact Report
Welty Building Company Releases Bowery Project Economic Impact Report: $245 Million and more than 2,000 Jobs in Summit County over 20 years September 19, 2019 – Akron, OH – Welty Building Company, the City of Akron, and ...
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August
Akron's Downtown Bowery restoration taking shape with new apartments, retail space
Jim Mackinnon  Akron Beacon Journal When Don Taylor, head of Welty Building Co., envisions the late fall completion of the $42 million Bowery redevelopment in downtown Akron, he’s not quite sure which metaphor he should use. It will ...
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