AMGEN Center - Cambridge, MA
Commercial Mechanical & HVAC Systems Installation Services
Client sought to accommodate business expansion and increase its ability to conduct sophisticated biotechnology research in pursuit of its corporate mission to remain a leading human therapeutics company.
This state-of-the-art research facility increased the client's ability to improve treatment of some of mankind's most grievous illnesses.
J.C. Higgins handled the shell and core mechanical systems installation with tenant fit out during the 14-month construction schedule.
The unique design called for rooftop HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) installation of heavy air intake and exhaust with 18 custom-built air handling units 8 feet high and 48 feet long.
AMGEN is the world's largest biotechnology company. For nearly 25 years, the company has used scientific discovery and innovation to dramatically improve people's lives. Harnessing the powerful tools of cellular and molecular biology and medicinal chemistry, the company seeks to discover, develop, and commercialize proteins, antibodies, and small molecules that can extend the reach of medicine. A Fortune 500® company, AMGEN's business has expanded to serve patients around the world in supportive cancer care and the treatment of anemia, rheumatoid arthritis, and other auto-immune diseases such as psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis. The AMGEN Center is an eight-story, 360,000-square foot state-of-the-art research laboratory and biomedical facility in Cambridge, Massachusetts.