SAN DIEGO, CA—(June 11, 2015)—Level 10 Construction announced today that it has been selected as the general contractor for two biotech facilities being developed by Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE:ARE). The build outs include the headquarters and R&D facility for OncoSec Medical, Inc., and lab and office space for Polaris Group Pharmaceuticals. McFarlane Architects is the architect for both projects.
“Level 10 is excited to have this opportunity with Alexandria Real Estate, OncoSec Medical, and Polaris Group Pharmaceuticals,” said Mike Conroy, Vice President of Operations for Level 10 Construction’s San Diego office. “We look forward to working on future projects together.”
For the OncoSec Medical Headquarters, Level 10 Construction is building out a 32,207-sq.-ft. lab and office space, utilizing design-assist MEP delivery. The $8.6 million biotech facility includes new offices, a new mechanical infrastructure, lab casework, a fitness center and a complete exterior renovation of the building.
Improvements to the new space include removal of an existing structural mezzanine and curtain wall system, and the construction of a new second story mezzanine. The project is scheduled for completion at the end of September 2015. Hughes Marino, Inc. is the tenant representative for OncoSec Medical and John Bunje is the project manager for Level 10 Construction.
Level 10 Construction is also building out an 8,916-sq.-ft. lab and office space for Polaris Group Pharmaceuticals. The $2.1 million project, which includes a new mechanical infrastructure, offices, and lab casework, will be complete in July 2015. Kavanagh Associates is the project manager for Alexandria Real Estate Equities and John Bunje is the project manager for Level 10 Construction.
About Level 10 Construction
Level 10 Construction is a full-service general contractor with offices throughout California, including Sunnyvale, San Francisco and San Diego. Level 10 is focused on providing innovative facilities to the corporate, healthcare, education, entertainment, hospitality, technology and life sciences markets. Level 10 offers a full range of services, including preconstruction, self-performed concrete work, design/build, MEP and commissioning, green construction, sustainability evaluations and LEED certified building. Level 10’s core mission is to build at the highest level, consistently providing excellent customer service while delivering quality projects on time and on budget. For more information visit www.level10gc.com.