Chicago Teachers Union Center
       
     
CHICAGO TEACHERS UNION FOUNDATION_01.jpg
       
     
 Existing West Elevation
       
     
 New West Elevation
       
     
 East and South Elevations
       
     
 New East Elevation
       
     
 CTU Lobby | Lounge + Cafe
       
     
 CTU Lobby | Concierge
       
     
 CTU Lobby | Concierge Desk With Salvaged Timber
       
     
 CTU Lobby | Lounge Seating
       
     
 CTU Lobby
       
     
 CTU Lobby | Intake Conference Room
       
     
 Meeting Hall Construction | Timber Salvage
       
     
 800 Seat Meeting Hall
       
     
 CTU Foundation | Executive Conference Room
       
     
 CTU Foundation & Quest Center | East Entry Corridor
       
     
 CTU Foundation & Quest Center | Computer Lab
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Central Work Zone
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining Entry
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining Salvaged Timber Roof
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Kitchen
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Kitchen
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Flex Conference Rooms
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Green Roof
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Work Environment
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Work Room
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Flex Lounge
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Conference Room
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Work Environments
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Flex Meeting
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Salvaged Timber Shelving
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Salvaged Timber Shelving
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | Salvaged Timber Shelving
       
     
 CTU 3rd Floor | President's Conference Room
       
     
 North Entry Signage
       
     
 Illuminated West Entry Signage
       
     
Chicago Teachers Union Center
       
     
Chicago Teachers Union Center

Chicago, IL

Redevelopment for New Headquarters

R+A Expertise
Building + Site Acquisition
Strategic Planning + Programming
Development + Redevelopment Management
Architecture
Interior Design + FF&E
Furniture Selection
Landscape Architecture
Zoning
Project Management + Administration

R+A Services
Facility Condition Assessment
Strategic Planning
Strategic Programming
Concept Design + Business Operation Alignment
Zoning
Land Entitlement + Permitting
Design, Documentation + Budgeting For All Design Phases
Interior Design + FF&E
Bid + Construction Documents Including Demolition
LEED Design, Integration + Administration
Project Management + Full Construction Administration

Scope
110,000 SF / 3 Floors Plus 2 Below-Grade Basements
2.08 AC Campus
141 Parking Spaces

Objective
Provide a Foundation and Union Headquarters facility that allows the Union membership services and Union operations to be consolidated into one location.  

Provide on-site parking for all staff as well as an onsite meeting hall to accommodate 800 people for monthly meetings.  

Provide educational training and certification rooms for Quest Education training and certification center.

Project Value
N|A -  Project completed on-time and on-budget

Highlights
800 seat meeting hall with flexiblity to house meetings, training seminars and educational programming
Separate entries for multiple tenants in the facility
Designed to meet LEED 2009 BD+C Silver requirements
Secure parking for staff and visitors
Redevelopment of masonry, concrete, and timber warehouse to meet and exceed energy, sustainability, and accessibility targets

Features
Core Training And Learning Spaces With Smart Technology Integration
Two Story Open Space Meeting Hall
Member Areas For Gathering And Meeting
Media Areas In Lobby For Press Conference And Public Outreach

Certification Options
LEED 2009 BD+C Silver

CHICAGO TEACHERS UNION FOUNDATION_01.jpg
       
     
 Existing West Elevation
       
     

Existing West Elevation

 New West Elevation
       
     

New West Elevation

 East and South Elevations
       
     

East and South Elevations

 New East Elevation
       
     

New East Elevation

 CTU Lobby | Lounge + Cafe
       
     

CTU Lobby | Lounge + Cafe

 CTU Lobby | Concierge
       
     

CTU Lobby | Concierge

 CTU Lobby | Concierge Desk With Salvaged Timber
       
     

CTU Lobby | Concierge Desk With Salvaged Timber

 CTU Lobby | Lounge Seating
       
     

CTU Lobby | Lounge Seating

 CTU Lobby
       
     

CTU Lobby

 CTU Lobby | Intake Conference Room
       
     

CTU Lobby | Intake Conference Room

 Meeting Hall Construction | Timber Salvage
       
     

Meeting Hall Construction | Timber Salvage

 800 Seat Meeting Hall
       
     

800 Seat Meeting Hall

 CTU Foundation | Executive Conference Room
       
     

CTU Foundation | Executive Conference Room

 CTU Foundation & Quest Center | East Entry Corridor
       
     

CTU Foundation & Quest Center | East Entry Corridor

 CTU Foundation & Quest Center | Computer Lab
       
     

CTU Foundation & Quest Center | Computer Lab

 CTU 3rd Floor | Central Work Zone
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Central Work Zone

 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining Entry
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining Entry

 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining

 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining Salvaged Timber Roof
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining Salvaged Timber Roof

 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Kitchen
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Kitchen

 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Kitchen
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Kitchen

 CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Staff Dining

 CTU 3rd Floor | Flex Conference Rooms
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Flex Conference Rooms

 CTU 3rd Floor | Green Roof
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Green Roof

 CTU 3rd Floor | Work Environment
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Work Environment

 CTU 3rd Floor | Work Room
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Work Room

 CTU 3rd Floor | Flex Lounge
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Flex Lounge

 CTU 3rd Floor | Conference Room
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Conference Room

 CTU 3rd Floor | Work Environments
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Work Environments

 CTU 3rd Floor | Flex Meeting
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Flex Meeting

 CTU 3rd Floor | Salvaged Timber Shelving
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Salvaged Timber Shelving

 CTU 3rd Floor | Salvaged Timber Shelving
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Salvaged Timber Shelving

 CTU 3rd Floor | Salvaged Timber Shelving
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | Salvaged Timber Shelving

 CTU 3rd Floor | President's Conference Room
       
     

CTU 3rd Floor | President's Conference Room

 North Entry Signage
       
     

North Entry Signage

 Illuminated West Entry Signage
       
     

Illuminated West Entry Signage