HACH selected GBA to provide full design services for their new 100,000-SF R&D facility. The building sits adjacent to their existing facility in Loveland and supports their engineering teams in R&D for their comprised of laboratories, BSL2 space, machine shop, optics labs, a 10 meter EMC test chamber, offices, conference rooms, and customer experience spaces.
GBA participated in Kaizen meetings with HACH personnel to better understand HACH’s needs. A unique design element of the project included creating space for the Obeya rooms where during the design development stage, all individuals involved in managerial planning meet in a great room to speed communication and decision making.
GBA provided full design services including civil, architectural, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection and laboratory planning.