Walmart-Jet.com - Project Management Case Studies - Avison Young US - United States
- Location: Hoboken, NJ
- Client: Walmart-Jet.com
- Architect: IA Architects
- Size: 40,000 sf
- Type of Project: Project Management
- Service Type: Owner Representative
About the Client
Jet.com was a start-up electronic commerce company when we first were engaged to assist them develop their headquarters project. We have since continued to work on their expansion locally and across the country, including a call center in Salt Lake City, Boston, San Francisco and NYC and are also working with Walmart, who has since purchased Jet.com.
We first were engaged to assist Jet.com develop their headquarters. We have since continued to work on their expansion locally and across the country, including a call center in Salt Lake City, Boston, San Francisco and NYC and are also working with Walmart, who has since purchased Jet.com.
Project goals and objectives
What should the company ‘look like’ when it grows up.
Employee attraction and retention
Obtain the ‘cool factor’ while controlling the architect expensive ideas and the client's appetite for cost.
Challenging the landlord construction team’s pricing for base job and change orders
Schedule: The client was out of space and we had not even started
Provided multiple VE ideas while maintaining design integrity
Our construction knowledge and subcontractor relationships reduced the client’s cost exposure
Managing the client!
Our Project Management Services Provided
Engage and coordinate Consultants
Coordination of Base Building requirements
Procurement and oversight of Construction
Technology: Security, Audio Visual and Infrastructure
FF&E: Furniture Fixtures and Equipment management
Budget and Schedule development and management