XL Capital Architecture, Interior Design & Structural Engineering
Exton, PA - 150,000 SF
The firm was awarded the regional headquarters for an international insurance company. It is a ﬁve story 150,000 SF office building on a fast track schedule. The exterior is precast concrete panels with sandblasted and exposed aggregate ﬁnishes; curtainwall and strip window systems with custom aluminum cap extrusions; and composite aluminum panels forming the roof cornice and overhangs. The interior design incorporates a main lobby with a two story step-down atrium and water features which extend thru the curved curtainwall to the exterior plaza overlooking a pond. The third and fourth ﬂoors are connected with a repeated two story atrium opening to a curved balcony overlooking the same pond feature. XL Capital has received LEED GOLD Certiﬁcation.