Exterior Final Touches Nearing Completion

The overall appearance of the new Target is near completion, with lighting of Target logos and completion of landscaped areas. Access to the store level is now approachable via the newly installed escalators and cartveyors.

Food Avenue and Starbucks equipment and casework arrived this week. Installation is on-going. Refrigerated case installation is well underway, revealing the new “P-fresh” design, which will include additional food and produce items.

Office area flooring and trim-work have been completed. We look forward to store fixturing, scheduled to begin in the middle of December.

 

Landscaping Crew Enhances Target Brookwood

Landscaping crews were busy on all sides of the building this week, preparing landscape beds, planting shrubbery and moving trees into place. Mulch followed in the planting beds and sod was placed in the grassed areas. The project is taking on a green glow.

In the atrium, escalators and Cartveyors arrived and are being prepared for lifting into place. Elevator crews are also busy installing the two hydraulic elevators. Ceiling grid installation is complete in the atrium, and crews will work over the weekend installing light fixtures. Food Avenue and Starbucks take their final shape, with the installation of floor and wall tile.

 

Landscaping for Target

 

A tractor trailer rolled in this week, bearing  fauna to be planted in the landscaping areas of the new Target at Brookwood Village. Truckloads of  special topsoil, hardwood mulch and sod arrived along with landscaping & irrigation crews, to complete the finishing touches of Target’s green areas.

Planter beds at the entrance atrium are capped with pre-cast stone, awaiting installation of topsoil and plants.

Sales Area flooring progressed, with the installation of VCT and carpeting. Ceramic tile flooring in Food Avenue and food preparation areas is well underway. Above ceiling MEP inspections were cleared and installation of ceiling tile has been approved. Vertical transportation equipment and crews began installation of the two hydraulic elevators. Escalators and cartveyors are scheduled to be onsite early next week.

Target Gets New Finish Flooring

VCT and carpet contractors arrived on-site this week to begin flooring prep work in the sales area. Concrete moisture testing has been approved, and crews started with the installation of  VCT. These finishes are on schedule for the upcoming arrival of refrigerated cases.

Office and conference room ceilings and MEP trim-out was completed this week, in preparation for future flooring installation. Food Avenue and Starbucks area walls were painted and ceiling grid has begun.

Public restrooms received finishing touches on tile operations in preparation for installation of fixtures that will arrive early next week. Entrance atrium walls and above ceiling rough-ins are soon be complete. We anticipate ceiling grid installation to start next week.

Specialized entrance hardscape installation advanced on schedule. Parking level fire protection system testing is ongoing.

Grand Atrium Entrance Boasts Multi-facetted Design Features

Hardscape installation is undergoing transformation at the atrium, as integral colored sidewalks are being formed and poured. This special concrete is produced by adding color pigments to the mixture as it is batched. In addition to the unique sidewalks, both ground level landscaping and elevated planters will enhance the building’s entrance.

Ceiling, light fixtures, HVAC grills and registers are complete in the sales floor area. Flooring materials are being received and we anticipate carpet and VCT installation to start the first week in November.

The office areas ceiling grid and above ceiling MEP work is complete and approved for ceiling tile installation. Final sheet rock touch-up is ongoing.

Sheet rock is complete in Food Avenue and Guest Services as well. Painting begins early next week. Internal atrium finishes and above ceiling MEP are now the focus of our efforts.

 

Building Exterior Comes Alive

With the of the completion of the Target signage, and the installation of the atrium window wall glass nearing completion, the building’s exterior has revealed its final presentation.

Sidewalks are presently being poured, as well as decorative hardscapes  at the atrium. Above-ground planter walls are being cast, with brick and decorative stone work to follow.

Retail area sales floor features are revealed as ceiling grid, lighting, grills & registers and ceiling tile is installed. Office areas progress, with the completion of painting, doors & ceiling grid installation. Food Avenue and Starbucks areas are taking shape as sheet rock is hung and finished. Restroom finishing takes place with the placement of tile flooring and walls.