Life Sciences Projects

Life Science is a dynamic and ever evolving market.

This unique sector demands a Construction Manager with experience, attention to detail, and the ability to identify innovative solutions that meet client need with maximum efficiency.

We are skilled in completing fast-track projects that are turned over in less than 90 days, as well as projects completed via traditional construction delivery methods.

Whatever the need, our proven methodology provides clients a seasoned driver in planning, coordinating, and constructing their facility.

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Celgene Corporation

200 Cambridge Park Drive, Cambridge, MA
Architect: Perkins + Will

  • Tenant fitout of 55,000 SF
  • Included Chemistry and Biology laboratory space, Vivarium, office space
  • MEP/FP Design/Build by BW Kennedy

King Street Properties

115 Hartwell Avenue, Lexington, MA
Architect: DiMella Shaffer

  • New 91,000 SF building and 42,000 SF Garage
  • First speculative ground-up laboratory construction built in Boston suburbs
  • Will be LEED certified, Class-A laboratory building accommodating 300 employees
  • Includes café designed to be the social hub of the campus
  • ABC Excellence in Construction 2017 Eagle Award Winner

UNUM Therapeutics

200 Cambridge Park Drive, Cambridge, MA
Architect: Perkins + Will

  • Tenant fitout of 30,000 SF
  • Chemistry and Biology laboratories, Vivarium, HEPA filtered tissue culture rooms, office space
  • MEP/FP Design/Build by BW Kennedy

Quanterix Corporation

113 Hartwell Avenue, Lexington, MA
Architect: DiMella Shaffer

  • Tenant fitout of 30,000 SF
  • Lab (mammalian cell culture, bacterial cell culture, microscopy, cold room, general) and office space
  • MEP/FP Design/Build by BW Kennedy
  • Completed on a fast-track, 5-month construction schedule
  • Took place in an occupied building with ongoing adjacent tenant activities
  • BW Kennedy also responsible for conversion of the 103,000 SF base building for Life Sciences

Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

87 Cambridge Park Drive, Cambridge, MA
Architect: DiMella Shaffer

  • Tenant fitout of 30,000 SF
  • New 4,000 SF Vivarium, lab areas, and office, conference, and reception areas
  • MEP/FP Design/Build by BW Kennedy
  • BW Kennedy completed the fitout concurrently with the 60,000 SF base building renovations to expedite Dicerna’s occupancy

T2 Biosystems, Inc.

4 Hartwell Place, Lexington, MA
Architect: DiMella Shaffer

  • Tenant fitout of 10,000 SF lab and office space
  • Included cGMP laboratories and tissue culture labs
  • Completed with short, 4 month construction schedule
  • Designed lab for highly sensitive cell culture use where there could be no cross contamination
  • Designed system with dedicated exhaust and air handling units for specific areas of the lab
  • Provided air pressurizations and gowning/de-gowning rooms to ensure quality control
  • Labs designed to meet cGMP standards
  • MEP/FP Design/Build by BW Kennedy
  • T2 Biosystems is a repeat client since 2010

Amgen

Tenant Fit-out at 200 Cambridge Park Drive, Cambridge, MA
Architect: Perkins + Will

  • Tenant fitout of 60,000 SF
  • Provided MEP upgrades to all systems, IT infrastructure, and process piping to Amgen equipment and electrical systems
  • MEP/FP Design/Build by BW Kennedy
  • In an iterative process, BW Kennedy and Amgen collaborated to design, price and execute work in a seamless manner to expedite delivery of the space
  • Coordinated with Amgen user team and architect’s design team
  • Required very aggressive schedule to meet Amgen’s occupancy deadline with zero design in place at the start of project

WAVE Life Sciences

Tenant Fit-out at 733 Concord Avenue, Cambridge, MA
Architect: DiMella Shaffer

  • Tenant fitout of 29,330 SF
  • Chemistry, Biology and Synthesis Labs