Delivery Method: Design-Build
Owner: Welch Allyn
Size: 25,000 SF
Welch Allyn, located in Skaneateles, N.Y., is a leading global manufacturer of medical diagnostic equipment with a wide range of connected solutions. They commissioned VIP Structures to design and build the William Noah Allyn International Center for Training and Development, known simply as The Lodge.
The 25,000 SF state-of-the-art center can accommodate gatherings from 15 to 350. The award-winning design is reminiscent of an Adirondack lodge with its timber framing, expansive outdoor areas, soaring windows, and intricate stone masonry work, which help create a relaxing and welcoming atmosphere. The Lodge is equipped with the most sophisticated training tools and technologies, including high-speed Internet access, video conferencing, a 250-seat lecture hall, executive board room, and breakout meeting rooms. The Lodge also offers full catering services and banquet facilities.
Syracuse Builders Exchange
VIP Structures’ work on The Lodge at Welch Allyn project was recognized in 1999 with a Syracuse Builders Exchange Craftsmanship Award for “exceptional craftsmanship…for construction projects completed in the central New York area.”