Dow Chemical Company

This project includes a state-of-the-art research and development laboratory. The product testing and batching lab is a Class I, Division I explosion-proof environment. High performance exposed slabs feature steel fiber reinforcement; epoxy coating systems are utilized in the lab and testing areas. The facility also includes sophisticated industrial process systems and a hydrocarbon storage area including hydrocarbon detection and exhaust evacuation systems.

The exterior of the office/lab area of the building is brick contrasting with the architectural concrete tilt-up panels of the manufacturing component. High-end office and board room finishes are part of the corporate headquarters/manufacturing facility.