BBS Architects Engineers

Whitfield Eddy Law Offices

Office Renovation
Office Renovation
Office Renovation
Office Renovation
Office Renovation
Office Renovation
Office Renovation

Construction Completed: January 2016

Completed in January 2016, the 31,000 SF office renovation of Whitfield and Eddy Law features natural daylighting, sweeping views, & sleek finishes. Occupying the 19 & 20th floors of Des Moines’s Hub Tower, the office’s design highlights views of 801 Grand and the State Capital Building.

Stepping from the elevator, guests are greeted by the firm’s new logo, standing proudly against polished tile walls. The symmetry of the elevator lobby creates a strong visual axis, while a bold band of porcelain tile flooring leads guests toward the monumental stone reception desk. Seating areas to either side build upon the carefully balanced composition, while contrasting black carpet defines space and adds visual texture.

Serving as a backdrop for the reception desk, the office’s main conference room is prominently located along the building’s north façade. The utilization of storefront glazing allows sunlight to filter through the conference room and illuminate the internally located lobby, while translucent film delivers privacy where required. Dark wood ceiling tiles extend from the reception desk into the main conference room, adding a sophisticated accent to the room. A lavish stone top adorns the room’s conference table, reflecting light throughout the space.

Overlooking the Des Moines River and the State Capital Building, the office’s generous employee lounge invites relaxation. Its many vibrant seating areas offer opportunities for socialization and informal collaboration.
Attorney offices at the building’s perimeter feature glass doors with large sidelights which allow daylight to the Administrative open office areas.

Contemporary finishes paired with a neutral color pallet give the office a striking, yet timeless appearance, and set the stage for splashes of color in the artwork and furnishings. In full, the design boasts a refined simplicity and strength representative of the distinguished law firm residing within.

Home Office Building with Expansion
Corporate Headquarters Renovation
Levitt Center for University Advancement
Food Sciences Building - Room 2379 Renovation
Minnesota Farm Bureau Center
Iowa City Federal Building - VHA Renovations
Catholic Pastoral Center Rehabilitation
IADA Office Renovation
Iowa Events Center
Lance and Ellie's Sandwich Shop
Kemin Food Sciences Lab Renovation
Camp Dodge Urban Assault Course
Utah Farm Bureau Center
Biological Sciences Facility
Wyoming Farm Bureau Center
ETRC Hoover Hall
New Facility
College of Human Sciences
Arizona Farm Bureau Center
Hub Tower Office Tenant Improvement
Parking Garage
New Office
Reid “E” Research Facility
219 Eighth Street
ETRC Howe Hall
Terminal
Sabin Hall Renovation – LEED Gold
Chemistry Building Addition & Renovation
LeBaron Hall Replacement Study
Dodge House Renovations
Executive Suites Renovation
Memorial Union Food Court
Beardshear Hall Remodeling
Covered Walkway
Camp Dodge Pool Campus Improvements
Extension 4-H Youth Building
Hub Tower Conference Center
VRAC C6 and Office Suite
Hospital Emergency Room Renovation & Expansion
Geoffroy Residence Hall
MacKay Hall Auditorium Renovation
Coover Hall Infrastructure Study
Corporate Highrise
© 2020 BBS Architects | engineers, All rights reserved.