IBM Office Field Engineering Research & Development Facility

Project Information

Project Location: Franklin Lakes, NJ
Project Contract Amount: $35,000,000
Project Executive: Mark D. Hall
Project Manager: Mark D. Hall
Superintendents: William Burke/Edward Rutan
Owner: IBM Real Estate and Construction Division
Architect: Grad Associates, Inc., Vasant Kshirsagar

Project Description

  • Removal of entire interiors of 300,000 sq. ft. office complex
  • Removal of asbestos from structural steel
  • Re-built 24,000 lf (216,000 sq. ft.) of drywall office partitions
  • 50,000 sq. ft. of computer raised access flooring
  • 600 new wood doors and hardware installed
  • New carpet and acoustical ceilings throughout
  • High-end finishes for entire complex
  • Field Engineering Division President's offices
  • Extensive millwork
  • New lighting and devices throughout
  • Universal structured telecommunications wiring systems throughout
  • New CCTV and card access systems
  • Super accelerated schedule
  • CPM updates weekly
  • Dual supervision
  • Split shifts for drywall and electrical trades
  • Entire project completed in 90 days