Caridad Community Kitchen

This was a design-build project with Barker Contracting for a new kitchen addition and facility renovation.

ORIGINAL SITUATION: The original kitchen was too small, dark, lacked air conditioning, and food delivery and distribution was inefficient and at times chaotic.

CHALLENGE: There was no flexibility in the budget allocation, resulting in our having to work with the contractor to keep costs in line, making adjustments throughout construction.

RESULT:
The design provides for plenty of natural light, …

… improved the flow of people, vehicles on the site, …

RESULT: The design provides for plenty of natural light, improved the flow of people, vehicles on the site, …

… and goods, and a much more attractive and comfortable work environment than the previous facility provided.