InfoTech Office Building at Celebration Pointe
CUPKOVIC architecture wins 2017 AAP architecture prize for InfoTech Office
The InfoTech Office Building is a 3 level, single use office building for InfoTech, a software company located in Gainesville, FL., near UF The building terminates Tech-Park, part of the overall Celebration Pointe project, designed by CUPKOVIC architecture for Celebration Pointe Partners.
The building is pursuing LEED Silver. Its design incorporates daylight harvesting, an efficient HVAC system and lighting controls as well as a strategic use of technology and interior design to create a culture of collaboration for the various departments.
The project is part of Celebration Pointe, a mixed use project consisting of approximately 130 acres consisting of retail, office, residential and entertainment uses.
Celebration Pointe is also pursuing LEED for Neighborhood Development or LEED ND and has incorporated a flyover bridge over the adjacent I-75 highway to create a connection for East Gainesville to have pedestrian, bicycle and vehicular access to the overall project
Celebration Pointe is also adjacent to the conservation area which incorporates a multipurpose path and connects to the adjacent “Braid Trail”, which runs directly adjacent to InfoTech office building.
The building also incorporates a roof garden with views to the Tech Park and an internal-external lobby directly adjacent to the Conservation area.
Prize Winner in Landscape Architecture/Urban Planning Firm: LocationCleveland, United States
Company: Cupkovic Architecture, Llc
Lead Designer: Noel L. Cupkovic AIA, NCARB—Principal
Design Team: Jeffrey C. Hoskin, AIA—Design Principal
2017 AAP Prize Winner in Landscape Architecture/Urban
About CUPKOVIC architecture
CUPKOVIC architecture is an architectural design firm located in Cleveland, Ohio that specializes in planning—commercial mixed-use—retail—residential multi-family—office—interiors and sustainability.
CUPKOVIC architecture believes in the full implementation of the design process from conceptualization to the execution of the constructed design solution.
The mission of the organization is to
“Create an in-house culture, which exceeds the expectations of our Clientele and that allows for our design professionals and Clients to flourish and develop long-lasting relationships through the design process, to benefit each other and the end—user.”
CUPKOVIC architecture was founded in 2004 by industry veteran Noel L. Cupkovic AIA, NCARB.
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