Lewis constructed two 24-story apartment towers in Seattle’s Belltown district. The 654 apartments are primarily one-bedrooms and studios, designed for high quality while remaining affordable to young professionals. Parking for 434 cars is provided in three levels below-grade. Additionally, 18,000 square feet of street level retail space includes a bike commuting center, a bike store and a combination restaurant/café/grocery for famed chef Tom Douglas.
Lewis built out a 20,000 square foot clinic with onsite lab and radiology in the new Village South addition to Seattle’s top outdoor retail mall, while another Lewis team constructed the building. The new clinic features expanded services, including 21 pediatric exam rooms, 12 adult exam rooms, and an imaging suite with mammography and x-ray. Lewis supported Virginia Mason’s Lean process in areas such as mocking up patient rooms to help them understand the look, ergonomics, and workflows of the planned layout.
This renovation and seismic upgrade transformed century-old livery stables into multi-tenant office and retail space, including new LEED Platinum offices for Lewis on the fourth floor and a new fifth floor penthouse. Work also included masonry restoration, window systems, elevators, shower rooms, parking for bike commuters and new mechanical and electrical systems. Sustainability elements ranged from green roofs to automated window shades to extensive repurposing of original building elements in Lewis’ new space.
This high-end club is situated on a tight hillside site between Lake Washington and surrounding homes. Lewis has completed numerous projects for this client over the years, always minimizing inconvenience to members and neighbors. The latest project was a new pro shop and north lawn. Past work includes subdivision of an existing gymnasium into a lower-level exercise room and new gym above, and a full renovation of the historic clubhouse which dates to the 1890s. The latter project also included upgrades to the squash courts, a new entry drive, and an outdoor hot tub.
This new 45,000 square foot, three-story clinic was built for LEED Gold certification and includes 20 exam rooms, 10 dental chairs, three community meeting rooms, a laboratory, two exhibit galleries, and an outdoor reflection garden. Parking is located below-grade and on surface lots. Lewis also renovated and expanded ICHS’ existing clinic in Bellevue.
Lewis built innovative high-end retail integrated with the public lobby of a twin-tower apartment complex. The project included: a 10,000 square foot Assembly Hall for renowned chef Tom Douglas, including TanakaSan (an Asian-inspired fusion restaurant);,Home Remedy (grocery and deli focusing on Tom Douglas’ brand); Bishop’s Barbershop; Assembly (juice and coffee bar); and Velo Bike Shop, which includes a retail store and a bicycle locker and shower facility for inbound commuters.
Lewis built out a 20,546 square foot tenant improvement for Swedish Medical Center at the First Hill Medical Pavilion. This project required a high level of organization throughout construction to coordinate the work the renovation and expansion of the building, and to avoid disruption to medical lab tenants who stayed operational through the project.
Lewis recently completed a new 63,535 square foot athletics center on the occupied Lakeside Upper School campus. Upgrades include a competition gym with permanent seating for 800, four full-sized practice courts, a padded mat room, strength and conditioning and sports medicine facilities, three classrooms, locker rooms, staff offices, and lobby and event space. Sustainability features include photovoltaics on the roof.
Niagara Bottling launches a multi-regional expansion across the country in a continuing endeavor to produce high quality bottled water at affordable prices, all while leading the industry in environmental sustainability. As the largest private label water supplier in the U.S., Niagara carries more than 50 years of experience in advanced bottling technology. The family-owned and operated company has 19 facilities nationwide. Each remains operational 365 days a year, 24 hours a day for continuous production and shipping.
The vertically integrated bottling company incorporates a high-speed manufacturing line and cutting-edge bottling technology to manage every aspect of its bottle production. The company carries the highest quality certifications in the industry, with state-of-the art purification, filtration and disinfection systems.
Choate Construction has partnered with Niagara on their last seven facilities:
Mooresville, North Carolina
Missouri City, Texas
Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
Lewis recently completed this 19-story, 462,000 square foot Class A office tower in Downtown Bellevue. The parking garage is adjacent to the tower and partially above-grade, allowing Nine Two Nine to hit the leasing market far in advance of every competing project. The building features a prominent two-story lobby and incorporates a broad range of tenant-focused amenities. The exterior curtain wall design features a combination of high-performance glazing, precast concrete elements, and architectural metal accents. It is targeting LEED Gold certification.