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PROJECT PROFILE Redmond148 Location: Redmond, Washington Challenge Redmond 148 is a luxury multi-family development located in Redmond’s Overlake District, on the edge of the Microsoft campus. American Direct and AccessNsite were chosen by developers White/Peterman Properties to provide a totally integrated safety and security solution for the six-story 240-unit complex. Solution...

PROJECT PROFILE Parkshore Retirement Community Location: Seattle, Washington General Contractor: Halvorson Construction The $30 million renovation of the 17-story luxury retirement community included a significant upgrade to the door openings. American Direct and AccessNsite were brought on board at the beginning of the project to design and deliver a totally integrated safety...

PROJECT PROFILE One Lakes Edge Luxury Apartments Location: The Woodlands, Texas Challenge One Lakes Edge, an upscale multifamily complex with 390 residential units, an eight-story parking structure, and retail shops, was a project on a massive scale. Hoar Construction contracted with American Direct to provide doors, frames, and hardware for 3,700...

PROJECT PROFILE Kahl Home Location: Davenport, IA Challenge In America’s heartland of Davenport, IA, Kahl Home is a nonprofit community that has provided senior housing for the elderly of the Quad Cities since 1955 under the direction of the Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm. In 2012, Kahl Home built...

PROJECT PROFILE Sage West Apartments Location: Houston, Texas Challenge Located in a tiny corner of one of America's wealthiest cities, the Sage West Apartment complex in Houston was a project that came with high expectations. The owners had a vision for the 22-story, 300-unit complex that included state-of-the-art fixtures, such...

PROJECT PROFILE Stonebridge Terrace at Potomac Town Center Location: Woodbridge, Virginia Challenge Multi-family housing is among the fastest-growing segments in the construction industry, with more than 350,000 units developed in 2015 alone. Many of the features that make these new apartments so attractive to renters also make them challenging construction...

PROJECT PROFILE Skyhouse Midtown Location: Atlanta, Georgia Challenge Skyhouse Midtown is urban living at its finest. The twenty-three floor apartment tower on the Atlanta skyline features 320 live-in units boasting the finest of finishes including floor-to-ceiling windows, hardwood floors, and ceramic tile throughout. Baston-Cook Construction, the general contractor on the job,...

PROJECT PROFILE Crescent Circle Terminus Location: Atlanta, Georgia Challenge The logistics necessary to build a state-of-the-art, three-building, eight-story apartment complex in the heart of bustling community was challenging enough. But throw in the need for advanced access control systems that have to communicate with each other, and the Crescent Circle Terminus...

PROJECT PROFILE 850 Lakeshore Drive Location: Chicago, Illinois Challenge When Northwestern University decided to sell the building it owned at 850 Lakeshore Drive, a developer announced plans to raze the 1927 tower that had housed the Lake Shore Athletic Club to make way for a new condo building. But when the...

PROJECT PROFILE 1345 and 1333 South Wabash Condominiums Location: Woodbridge, Virginia Challenge The first high-rise condominium project in Chicago since the economic downturn in 2008, was CMK Properties’ 1345 and 1333 South Wabash Condominiums in the South Loop district. While many products on the openings schedule for the project were the...