Mc Gowan Builders Inc. announced that it recently completed PNC Bank’s branches in South Florida.
The branches are located in Weston and Coral Springs, as well as the bank’s Florida Mortgage Service Center is located in Jacksonville.
Both PNC Bank branches are hurricane and seismic-proof, and all three of the projects were awarded LEED Silver certification by the U.S. Green Building Council for sustainable and efficient construction.
Mc Gowan Builders said that it constructed the 4,000-square-foot PNC Bank branch office in Weston. The company installed load bearing walls, a concrete slab-on-grade foundation and a steel structural system. It also installed the building’s interior finishes, including carpet and resilient tile flooring, divider walls and acoustical tiles ceilings. The bank’s mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP), telecommunication and safety systems were installed by Mc Gowan Builders.
PNC Coral Springs was also a design-build project for Mc Gowan Builders, whose team successfully installed the 5,500-square-foot building’s structural system from the ground up. The company completed underground utilities, interior finishes, MEP systems and landscaping for the property. Landscaping encompassed 25 replanted mahogany and cyprus trees, grass and shrubs, 20 post lights and a new parking lot.
In addition, Mc Gowan Builders completed an office fit-out of a mortgage processing center for a PNC Bank in Jacksonville. The LEED Silver project encompassed a gut demolition and complete build-out of the space. The office features two elevator lobbies; a reception area; 24 private offices; nine conference and meeting rooms; open space offices; two pantries; and data, telecommunication, as well as mission critical facilities.The facility includes air-tight data/server rooms with FM 200 chemical sprinkler systems, halogen fire suppression systems, and dedicated Liebert cooling units.
Construction work was phased in order to allow the facility to remain in use throughout the project. The team incorporated extensive noise control and dust prevention measures. The company delivered the project under budget and on schedule.