AMERICAN BUDDHIST CULTURAL SOCIETY – SAN FRANCISCO
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 sprinkler, solar PV systems, shoring, scaffolding, personnel hoist, and tower crane. The 50% CD pricing set was issued July 2021. GMP is expected to bid Q4 2021 with construction slated to start Q2 2022.