BBS Architects Engineers

Farm Bureau Life Insurance Company

Minnesota Farm Bureau Center
Minnesota Farm Bureau Center
Minnesota Farm Bureau Center

Construction Completed: 1997
Project Data: 24,000 SF
Construction Cost: $2.6 million

Client Need:
The Farm Bureau Center in Eagan, Minnesota is a 24,000 square foot, slab-on-grade single story office building. The project is located on a hillside site overlooking a residential lake, and utilizes prairie grass extensively in its landscaping plan.

BBS Approach:
The design team was actively involved in programming and planning sessions with the owner and users of the building. The team worked with a construction manager and local contractors, using a fast-track design process to start construction within one month after beginning construction documents  The building was occupied nine months later.

Project Results:

  • Construction of natural materials: brick, metal shingles and ribbon windows.
  • Building contains:
    • Open and private offices
    • Conference and meeting rooms
    • Wellness Center
Hub Tower Office Tenant Improvement
Levitt Center for University Advancement
Lance and Ellie's Sandwich Shop
VRAC C6 and Office Suite
Science Center - New Facility
LeBaron Hall Replacement Study
Covered Walkway
219 Eighth Street
Corporate Highrise
College of Human Sciences
Hub Tower Conference Center
Common Ground - Coffee Shop
Hub Tower Elevator Modernization
Utah Farm Bureau Center
Sabin Hall Renovation – LEED Gold
Hospital Emergency Room Renovation & Expansion
Coover Hall Infrastructure Study
Biological Sciences Facility
Arizona Farm Bureau Center
Reid “E” Research Facility
Corporate Headquarters Renovation
Home Office Building with Expansion
Catholic Pastoral Center Rehabilitation
Beardshear Hall Remodeling
Iowa City Federal Building - VHA Renovations
Lied Recreation Center - New Heating Water Plant
Ames Lab Metals Development Air Handling Unit Replacement
Geoffroy Residence Hall
Executive Suites Renovation
ETRC Howe Hall
Food Sciences Building - Room 2379 Renovation
IADA Office Renovation
Wyoming Farm Bureau Center
Memorial Union Food Court
Union Drive Community Center Renovations
Camp Dodge Chapel Addition and Renovation
Extension 4-H Youth Building
ABC - Office Build-Out
Camp Dodge Pool Campus Improvements
Iowa Events Center
Dodge House Renovations
Kemin Food Sciences Lab Renovation
Office Renovation
MacKay Hall Auditorium Renovation
ETRC Hoover Hall
Parking Garage
New Office
DSM Airport Energy Effiency Improvements
© 2023 BBS Architects | engineers, All rights reserved.