VF Outdoor South
Location: Alameda, CA
Type: Office, R&D and Warehouse
The newest addition to the 14-acre VF Outdoor LEED Platinum Campus is VF South. Connected by a meandering bike and pedestrian path along the lagoon, the 55,700 SF office, R&D and warehouse facility expands the campus to 215,700 SF.
Designed with sustainability objectives in mind, the project elevates site cast structural concrete to a new level by combining unique design and energy-efficient features.
The impressive double-height storefront entry incorporates board formed concrete, exposed at lobby interior, and high-performance glazing. Ample daylighting is provided throughout with exterior sunshades to regulate heat gain.