The Health Care REIT acquired the former headquarters of the Dana Corporation in Toledo sited on 166 acres of mature landscape and gently rolling terrain. The original 1970’s era structure has been transformed into a modern state-of-the-art facility designed to embody the goals of the Corporation by creating a comfortable workplace conductive to creative thinking and collaboration.
This building is only one of nine LEED Platinum Buildings, out of 212 LEED Certified buildings in the state. The colonial façade complete with Doric columns, welcome visitors to the energy-saving complex. The building’s energy consumption is monitored and controlled through real-time metering and automatic controls. Combined, these features greatly reduce the overall energy, water, and electricity consumption – in addition to a 78% reduction of construction waste and a 100% reduction of potable water for irrigation. IPS was the mechanical contractor that performed all mechanical system upgrades including HVAC, piping, boiler work and all plumbing.
IPS accommodated the owner’s aggressive time line to have new offices fully functional by coordinating with other contractors with minimal interruptions to the daily operations for staff.