Using an integrated design-build approach and partnering with VanTrust Real Estate, we are building phase two of our corporate headquarters. The four-story, 142,000-square-foot office building will have the capacity to house 780 people, increasing the size of the Burns & McDonnell world headquarters by 22 percent. It also includes a 550-stall parking garage.
In 2016, Burns & McDonnell opened phase one of the expansion, a new 310,000-square-foot building on the firm’s 37-acre campus in South Kansas City that could accommodate an additional 1,400 employee-owners and provide a variety of onsite amenities ranging from a childcare center to a health center and pharmacy. The four-story facility serves as the anchor to the Ward Parkway corridor.
42 conference rooms and two large training rooms
Premium conference rooms with interactive features and smart technology to increase efficiency and collaboration
Adjustable desks allowing users to sit or stand, and pullout furniture for informal teaming sessions
Areas customized with whiteboards and expansive counter space to inspire and accommodate collaboration sessions
Recycling and Preservation
Designed to LEED best practices
Hackberry wood, native to the Midwest, will be used for unique feature walls, veneers and ceiling panels
100 percent LED lighting paired with daylight harvesting for optimal energy savings
Interactive messaging for electric vehicles alerting when the car is charged to avoid wasting electricity