Kellogg & Kimsey, Inc. has been selected as the Construction Manager and General Contractor for a new corporate office building in Sarasota, Florida for Codeware, Inc. Partnering with Carlson Studio Architecture for the new 26,854 sq. ft. office building, the team will work together to create an exciting space for the engineering software firm. Currently leasing space in Sarasota, the driving force for the new building is due to massive growth in the mechanical engineering software market and the desire to continue supporting their clients needs in various industries around the world.
The first floor will feature a 835 sq. ft. conference room with a connecting breakroom and an outdoor patio. Both floors will incorporate a mix of different size offices with unique and open collaboration spaces for employees. The second floor will utilize almost a third of the space for an on site fitness center, with mens and womens locker rooms for employees to have a great work/life balance. The 2 story building will be built with a steel structure using composite concrete slab on deck over bar joists. The foundations are spread footings with a slab on grade. The exterior skin is metal stud framing clad in an Exterior Insulated Finish system.