RTCG EXTERIOR UPGRADES AND GARAGE | TEMPE, AZ | 220,000 sf
Deutsch Architecture Group provided architectural design services for the renovation of an existing 220,000 SF building located at 1515 South 14th street in Tempe. Bank of America, The improvements included all areas to meet current ADA requirements, including offices, restrooms, exam rooms and pharmacy area. Countrywide, and Chase have occupied this building for the past twenty years. Deutsch provided design services for a full exterior upgrade, site improvements, and parking structure to the previous owner. The new owner had us complete all interior improvements, including ADA upgrades, increased exterior glass heights, modified the main entry way elevation, increased parking to 7 spaces per 1,000 SF, and added a lobby/leasing area and interior courtyard for a centrally located gathering space.
Deutsch provided foundation, lateral design, lighting, and specifications for the parking structure. The existing parking was below current market standards. The project goal is seven spaces per 1,000 SF based on 226,181 SF building area. Precast portions will be completed in design-build procurement during the schematic design.