Comstock's magazine 1118 - November 2018 - Page 72

PROJECT SHOWCASE 2018 PROJECT SPECS SIZE: 875,000 SF HEIGHT: 20 Floors TYPE: Government / Office Building CONSTRUCTION COST: $520 Million LOCATION: 8th & P St., Sacramento, CA PROJECT COMPLETION: Summer 2021 Owner: State of California, Department of General Services (DGS) Construction Manager: AECOM D owntown Sacramento’s newest high-rise will create a unique home for the Natural Resources Agency and provide the State with a lasting, flexible and progressive addition to its real estate portfolio. The new headquarters for the California Natural Resources Agency (CNRA), features 100,000 sf of retail and public space, including an auditorium, multi-vendor food court, and a pedestrian plaza. The project also includes a new Childcare Center and exterior improvements to the on-site historic Heilbron House. The building’s design honors the mission of the Agency by symbolically representing the natural resources they protect. The design reflects the qualities and physical attributes of one of California’s greatest resources — the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta — through its use of architectural forms and materials. Expected to house over 3,450 employees, this project is a testament to the dedication and leadership of Governor Jerry Brown, DGS and CNRA for a shared vision of a sustainable building, benefiting State employees and the surrounding community. 72 comstocksmag.com | November 2018 Criteria Team: ARUP Contractor: Turner Construction Company Architect: AC Martin PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS: • Sustainability Goals: Target LEED Platinum Certification • Commitment for 20% Small Business ($104M) • Commitment for 3% Disabled Veteran Business ($16M) • First Project Labor Agreement on a Department of General Services project ensuring cooperation, fair wages and labor harmony for the life of the project.