This multi-phase renovation consists of multiple laboratories, two new pilot plants, open and hard wall office space and warehousing for raw materials on all three stories. The laboratories accommodate a wide range of research functions including packaging, new technologies, analytical testing, competitive product testing, flavor testing and aroma testing. In addition, documents and coordination services were provided to facilitate the relocation of pilot plant and laboratory equipment assets from Cincinnati, OH to Orrville, OH.
Documents and coordination services were also provided to assist in the implementation of two new pilot plant roasters, drying and grinding equipment purchased by the Owner in parallel to the addition and renovation project. Renovations of the existing facilities included expansions of conferencing spaces, the modernization of conferencing spaces with new audio visual technologies, expansion of the existing sensory testing laboratory and upgrades to sensory testing laboratory data collection technologies. Interior design services were also provided addressing new color schemes, finishes, furniture and artwork.