New construction of a 48,000-s.f. Buddhist temple at 1750 Van Ness. The project consists of 9,500-s.f. of basement, approximately 26,000-s.f. of community spaces (bookstore, dining hall, commercial kitchen, classrooms, shrine, etc.) and a 13,000-s.f. dormitory building with 30 dorm rooms. The existing two-story building and paved parking will be demolished. This is a Type II steel building over one level of Type I concrete (basement) with high-end finishes/product type.

Status:  Early bid trades have been selected for demolition/earthwork, exterior building maintenance, signage, elevators, fire sprinklers, solar PV systems, shoring, scaffolding, personnel hoist, and tower crane. We are currently requesting early bids for structural steel and misc. metal scopes. Remaining trades are expected to bid in June 2022 with construction slated to start in Q3 2022.