Duke Endowment
Corporate Headquarters

Project Location

Charlotte, NC


Commercial/Mixed Use, Corporate Offices


Concrete Services, Construction Management, Preconstruction, Sustainability, Virtual Construction

Square Footage


Schedule Duration

19 months


  • Winner of The Charlotte Business Journal's 2014 "Heavy Hitters" commercial real estate award

  • 2014 ABC of the Carolinas Excellence in Construction, Eagle Award

Duke Endowment Corporate Headquarters


  • Construction of a 46,015-square-foot, three-story, state-of-the-art office building and conferencing facility

  • Includes a boardroom, conference space with room for up to 150 and two floors of office space

  • Two-level, 76,845-square-foot underground parking structure with space for 132 cars


  • Project is LEED Gold certified

    – Green space/courtyard area with native and adaptive plants, requiring 79 percent less water than traditional turf and shrubs

    – Vegetative roof planted with drought-tolerant plants that absorbs heat, allowing the roof membrane to last longer, and holds water, reducing storm water fees

    – Exterior irrigation systems and interior low flow plumbing fixtures reduce water use by an estimated 35 percent

    – Occupancy sensors, LED bulbs and the use of natural light reduce energy use by an estimated 14 percent

  • Water features, including two fountains, pay homage to founder James B. Duke’s connection to hydroelectric power

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