Industrial gas manufacturer, Air Liquide, moved its U.S. corporate headquarters from the Houston Galleria to a two-building, 597,000-square-foot complex planned in MetroNational Corp.’s Memorial City development. The Air Liquide Center consists of a 20-story, 452,000-square-foot high-rise and an adjacent 145,000-square-foot building at 9811 and 9807 Katy Freeway. Both office buildings were constructed to LEED Silver specifications and connect to a network of skywalks providing access to Memorial City Mall and other neighboring amenities within Memorial City.
Zero/Six provided drawing review of exterior envelope systems, performed full-time quality control inspections and reporting and performed commissioning performance testing of the exterior envelope for the Air Liquide Center.
Location: Houston, Texas
Architect: Morris Architects and Gensler
Contractor: Anslow Bryant Construction
Project Status: Completed 2015
Type of Construction: New Construction