Boston University . Starbucks Cafe

Boston University . Starbucks Cafe

This 2,500 SF fit-out to existing storage space within Hotel Commonwealth, was built out to accommodate a newly branded Starbucks.   The scope of the project included; demolition, construction of new partitions, upgrades to the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems, and coordination and installation of Starbucks equipment and finishes.  Project challenges include working within an occupied Hotel Environment, developing an alternative ceiling plan to accommodate existing mechanical equipment, cutting a 2 foot slab, excavating 5 feet down, to create a trench to run plumbing and electrical conduit for the coffee equipment, and Owner/Vendor equipment coordination, sequencing, and installation.


Architect:  Beacon Architectual Associates


Schedule:  6 weeks


August 25, 2015