Facing challenges that included screening, limited site access and a program required drive-thru, Landform worked with Minneapolis planning staff to provide fair solutions for the client, while satisfying high municipal and neighborhood requirements for the site. The Landform team provided surveying and site design services for this neighborhood-scale commercial development.
2700 University is a Finance & Commerce, award-winning, complex and innovative development. It can be described as urban redevelopment, TOD (transit-oriented development), sustainable, mixed-income and mixed-use. Located at the Westgate Station of MetroTransit’s Greenline LRT in Saint Paul, the 248 unit luxury residential project includes 2,800 square feet of restaurant space, 232 underground parking stalls […]
Master-planned corporate campus with three phases including 1.2 million sq. ft. of office space, two parking ramps, eight stormwater ponds, two miles of utility design and improvements to Technology Drive. The site was designed to preserve a rare sedge meadow and minimize the overall impact of development on existing wetlands. The plan includes an extensive […]
Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar projects were unique in that the client required a formal, in-depth site investigation and report for each site. Landform coordinated every aspect of the project from site investigation/concept phase through construction, including coordination with corporate real estate and development entitlement. Landform coordinated subconsultants as needed for individual sites and provided […]
Avienda is a contemporary Lifestyle Center rather than a simple shopping experience. The project fulfills the city’s comprehensive plan for a regional destination in Chanhassen, while enhancing the existing opportunities in the city. The master plan for this 120-acre site includes a variety of housing types for all people in all stages of life, office space, a […]
Landform provided development management and design services for this regional shopping center. The high amenity center includes a central village with multiple retail anchors. The unique design includes waterfall features at the entrance to the shopping center and a unique entry designed to appear as a suspension bridge. The entry also includes dual stormwater ponds which […]
In 2011 Landform partnered with Baker Associates Architects and the Luther Company Family of Dealerships to completely redevelop a site at Interstate 694 and Brooklyn Boulevard in Brooklyn Center. Challenges associated with the 16.5-acre redevelopment included a 14.4% reduction of pervious area, additional on-site infiltration and contaminated soils while accommodating nearly 1,200 parking stalls.
Employing a synergistic blend of advanced LiDAR technology and high-resolution aerial photography, the drone operations and LiDAR operations teams meticulously crafted detailed existing-condition models for Costco’s Albertville, Minnesota, location. Our multi-faceted approach enabled us to achieve unprecedented accuracy and detail, which we incorporated into a comprehensive ALTA (American Land Title Association) survey. Integrating these cutting-edge […]
Situated on a former auto dealership site, the project offered many unique challenges. Placing the nearly 150,000 square foot building to allow optimal site access demanded the use of poured concrete retaining walls up to 15 feet in height. Stormwater management for the 15.5-acre site was modernized to include nearly 50,000 cubic feet of underground […]
Input from the neighborhood residents led to the implementation of a carefully coordinated landscaping plan designed to screen and integrate the site within its context while maintaining pedestrian access to the local trail network and the retail heart of the project. This 11-acre development includes over 35,000 square feet of retail in four multi-tenant buildings […]