An all-encompassing world enveloped by an amped-up Downtown, 55 Water delivers a workplace that attracts and retains a next generation workforce in a transit-centric location pumped by workday conveniences and weeknight revelry. Amenity-rich and millennial friendly, 55 Water bestows all the most-desired elements – two on-site parks (including Downtown’s best kept secret – the Elevated Acre) and variety of elevated amenities.
Enter the newly renovated, light-filled, WiFi enabled lobby and feel the energy of digital screens dispensing news and information above the welcoming reception desk. Additional enhancements include a new visitor center, improved lighting, new directional signage and an open flow.
A $5 million beautification program featuring colorful planters, enhanced lighting, new paving and additional seating will soon make for an even more inviting front door. Beyond the benefits visible to the eye are the behind-the-scenes boosts empowering the LEED Gold Certified building – uninterrupted systems, extended HVAC operating hours and attentive, on-site management.
An extensive state-of-the-art technological infrastructure delivers multiple redundancies in every major operating system – electrical, HVAC, telecom, life safety and security. Standby generators ensure uninterrupted global business operations 24/7/365.
27,000,000+ Watts of Emergency Power
Extended normal weekday operating hours of 8 am – 1 am and weekend hours of 8 am – 6 pm reduce tenant overtime expenditures. A highly-efficient HVAC system features a thermal storage chiller plant which manufactures ice overnight to cool the building during the day. This advanced system is a paragon of efficiency and cost savings while simultaneously reducing the building’s environmental impact.
ABOVE STANDARD HVAC SYSTEM
Committed to the highest standards of environmental stewardship, 55 Water is among the largest commercial buildings in the U.S. to attain LEED Gold certification.