Building J.D. Eckman’s corporate office was not your typical Design / Build project. The Eckman’s self performed the site construction and oversaw the utilities aspect. Benchmark instantly embraced this partnership between the two companies and together produced a remarkable 28,370 square foot office building.
The building features 19 private offices, two conference rooms, accounting area, staff lounge and large open area for their construction department. The main lobby is detailed with drystack stone veneer wall, stone flooring and detailed wood trim finishes. The ceiling features exposed spiral duct work and seven 8,000 lb radius timber trusses made from Douglas Fir Glu Laminated Timber. The roof decking supporting these trusses is 20” wide by 5” thick spanning lengths up to 54”.