Weiler Corporation: Office Expansion & Renovations

Project Description

Spillman Farmer’s design organizes Weiler’s programming by bringing various departments together on one floor. Private offices and workspaces are located on the interior and articulated as individual volumes inside the large and now-open floor plan.

Awards

  • AIA Eastern Pennsylvania Award of Excellence, 2016

Project Details

  • Client Weiler Corporation
  • Location Cresco, PA View map
  • Use Office
  • Sq. ft. 8,000
  • Completed 2015

Spillman Farmer was part of a Design/Build team hired to expand and renovate Weiler Corporation’s Cresco, PA headquarters building. Some of the concerns Weiler had with their current building and configuration was poor views, redundant resources, and isolated departments. To address this, SFA designed new passageways clad in exposed plywood designate new routes of circulation. Additionally, the existing ceiling was removed and skylights were cut into the roof, bringing natural light into the…

Spillman Farmer was part of a Design/Build team hired to expand and renovate Weiler Corporation’s Cresco, PA headquarters building. Some of the concerns Weiler had with their current building and configuration was poor views, redundant resources, and isolated departments. To address this, SFA designed new passageways clad in exposed plywood designate new routes of circulation. Additionally, the existing ceiling was removed and skylights were cut into the roof, bringing natural light into the center of the building.

Spillman Farmer’s design organizes Weiler’s programming by bringing various departments together on one floor. Private offices and workspaces are located on the interior and articulated as individual volumes inside the large and now-open floor plan. Branded orange shed-forms further mark collaborative working space, introduced to promote teamwork among employees. Other gathering spaces were designed, including a presentation screen with stepped viewing area and a shared cafeteria.

Award AIA Eastern Pennsylvania Award of Excellence, 2016

Project Weiler Corporation: Office Expansion & Renovations

Testimonial

Title AIA Eastern PA Jury

“This renovation of the existing Weiler HQ creates a vibrant workplace, that with its rich variety of work and social spaces is sure to be an energizing influence to this company. The warm and fresh palette of its materials impart a relaxed human touch of to what is an otherwise highly efficient office configuration. The engaging character and feel of its diverse array of common spaces evidence a very thoughtful people-centered approach to design.”

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