building type: A Minnesota Condominium Association
Project Team: Gittleman Construction & Maintenance (GCM) – Low Voltage Security Integrations Division
GITTLEMAN EXPERTISE: Consulting // Low Voltage Security Integrations System Design and Installation
SPECIFICS OF THIS PROJECT:
Retro-fitting traditional keyed access control to a modern access system is typically a costly, disruptive, and aesthetically challenging project that requires hardwiring and cutting into door frames to install electric door strikes, card readers, etc. At 801 Washington Lofts, the Low Voltage Security Integrations Division, in conjunction with SALTO®, produced and installed an integrated solution that is cost-effective, practical, and secure. Our implemented solution included:
PROJECT FACTS: 801 Washington Lofts is an historic turn-of-the-century former farm implement factory that morphed into a Studebaker Packard showroom. In 2003, the building was converted into residential condominiums that successfully retain many historic and architectural features.