Commercial Projects

In the commercial construction management world, time is money.

Whether need is driven by an expiring lease, non-negotiable dates for employee moves, or the need for a new space that reflects a redefined corporate vision, BW Kennedy & Co. recognizes that commercial work is an extension of the client and their need.

We will work to maximize space, decrease schedule, and provide project savings, allowing clients to more quickly occupy their space and go about conducting their business.




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King Street Properties

75 Hayden Avenue, Lexington, MA
Architect: R.E. Dinneen Architects & Planners, Inc.

  • Addition of new 200,000 SF life sciences building to Hayden Research Campus
  • Project includes a new 1000 Car Parking Garage (built first) with connecting bridge to the new building
  • New facility being construction at rear of active research campus including 45, 55 and 65 Hayden Ave. buildings
  • Utilizing collaborative Architecture/MEP/FP Design/Build approach

King Street Properties

828 Winter Street, Waltham, MA
Architect: Perkins + Will

  • Design/build, Class A, multi-tenant, 144,000 SF, three-story core and shell life sciences building
  • Includes attached four-tier 155,000 SF open parking garage
  • Amenities include commissary style café and gathering lounge, cantilevered outdoor seating area, landscaped courtyard with regulation bocce court and fire table
  • LEED Silver Certification pending
  • Built on a hill with steeply sloping topography; construction through two winters

King Street Properties

115 Hartwell Avenue, Lexington, MA
Architect: DiMella Shaffer

  • New 91,000 SF building and 42,000 SF Garage
  • First speculative ground-up laboratory construction built in Boston suburbs
  • LEED Silver certified, Class-A laboratory building accommodating 300 employees
  • Includes café designed to be the social hub of the campus
  • ABC Top Excellence in Construction 2017 Eagle Award Winner

King Street Properties

65 Hayden Avenue, Lexington, MA
Architect: R.E. Dinneen Architects & Planners, Inc.
Renderings: Studio216

  • Renovation and Conversion of 197,908 SF Office Building for Life Sciences Tenants
  • Consisted of two interconnected buildings
  • Project included upgrading building systems, adding new elevator, upgrade of buildings’ exteriors, adding parking and reconfigure of space for multi-tenant use
  • Work managed around tenant Merck’s ongoing operations

King Street Properties

Addition & Renovation at 200 Cambridge Park Drive, Cambridge, MA
Architect: Perkins + Will

  • Addition and renovation of 240,000 SF, 6 story building
  • Worked with owner to develop program and design to make the single tenant building suitable for multi-tenant use, including the separation of all MEP/FP systems
  • New lobby, café, fitness area, bathrooms, and new elevator and stairway cut through existing building
  • MEP/FP Design/Build by BW Kennedy
  • Concurrently executed multiple tenant fitouts within building while completing base building work

King Street Properties

113 Hartwell Avenue, Lexington, MA
Architect: DiMella Shaffer

  • Retrofit of 103,000 SF office building for Life Sciences tenants
  • Worked with owner to develop a program to make the single tenant building suitable for multi-tenant use
  • Interior demolition, hazardous material remediation, renovation of entire façade, new storefront windows and entrances
  • Concurrent with base building renovations, executed multiple tenant fitouts
  • Adjacent to airport/within flight path, required intense coordination with FAA and local authorities running airport

King Street Properties

87 Cambridge Park Drive, Cambridge, MA
Architect: DiMella Shaffer

  • Addition and renovation of a 2-story, 60,000 SF building for Life Sciences
  • Worked with owner to develop program and design to make the single tenant building suitable for multi-tenant use, including the separation of all MEP/FP systems
  • New lobby and front entrance addition, elevator, and loading dock area
  • Responsible for complete interior demolition and rebuild as well as MEP/FP Design/Build

King Street Properties

830 Winter Street, Waltham, MA
Architect: Perkins + Will

  • Interior and Exterior improvements to a 176,900 GSF, 3-story life science building
  • Building enclosure was weather proofed including roofing, painting and joint sealing
  • Front entry courtyard was rebuilt with improved access, lighting, landscaping and walkways
  • Central lobby and café were remodeled with innovative contemporary finishes
  • Completed with close coordination around tenant access to this fully occupied building