25 - 75,000SF, Renovation, $5 - $10 Million


Chicago, Illinois

Leopardo completed a renovation and phased restack of the Chicago-based headquarters of Invenergy, North America’s largest independent wind power generation company. The 70,000-square-foot project consisted of second floor renovations to make way for a network operations center (NOC).  Additional project components include:

  • 70,000-SF phased restack that incorporated multiple Lean Construction pull planning sessions to fast track the schedule
  • Multiple redundant and backup MEP systems, including a 60kVA UPS, pre-action fire suppression systems and five supplemental AC units
  • Cutting edge control center including a video wall to support live monitoring of worldwide alternative energy farms
  • Extensive audiovisual package, including multiple conferencing rooms and a custom video cart
  • Seeking LEED-Silver certification
  • First project in Illinois and fourth in the U.S. to earn the LEED Pilot Credit No. 81 from the United State Green Building Council for green training of contractors, trades, operators and service workers