Commercial

McGough Headquarters

St. Paul, MN
Quick Facts/Highlights
  • Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) model
  • Renovation of 25,000 SF, 60-year-old former trucking terminal
  • New construction of 30,000 SF two-story building
  • Completed project one month early
Service
Client
McGough Construction
Budget
$1,500,000
Markets
Commercial, Low Voltage Systems
Project Overview

Transformation of a 60-year-old trucking terminal into a new headquarters facility by renovating the existing terminal space and building a two-story addition with a glass link to connect them. In total, the 55,000 SF facility includes office and collaboration spaces, conference rooms, an expansive lobby, and break areas.

Our Work

As the electrical contractor, Gephart’s contributions included:

  • Design-build services
  • Lighting and lighting controls
  • Power distribution

As the low voltage contractor, Gephart LVS’s contributions included:

  • Design-build services
  • Closet builds
  • Backbone fiber
  • Data cabling
  • Access control
  • Wi-Fi installation
  • Security
  • GPON
  • Sound masking

    IPD model contributions:

    • Participated in early project meetings to ensure a clear scope of the project requirements.
    • Team approach to controlling costs on the project. If one trade needed to make a revision adding cost, it was the responsibility of the entire construction team to find other areas where cost could be reduced to keep the budget in line.
    • LEAN construction practices to reduce waste and coordination of tool sharing on the jobsite.
    Success
    • Successful IPD delivery as a result of LEAN construction practices, early project participation, and total team collaboration.
    • Overcame difficult weather situations to deliver the project one month early on an already tight schedule.
    • Achieved lighting level requirements so Owner could pursue WELL™ certification.
    Quick Facts/Highlights
    • Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) model
    • Renovation of 25,000 SF, 60-year-old former trucking terminal
    • New construction of 30,000 SF two-story building
    • Completed project one month early
    Service
    Client
    McGough Construction
    Budget
    $1,500,000
    Markets
    Commercial, Low Voltage Systems