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Butler University New Sciences Complex

At Butler University, Pepper worked over the course of four years to deliver a Sciences Complex that balances the university’s history and legacy with the needs of modern STEM education.

May 20, 2024
Healthcare, Science + Technology, Education

Weathering the storm

Pepper Construction spent more than a year erecting Building 6 of the Mohr Logistics Park in Whiteland, Indiana, 1 million square feet of office and warehouse space spread out next to Interstate 65 and located about 20 miles south of Indianapolis. 

April 1, 2024
Community involvement

The ideation of our Net Zero Trailer

What does it take to turn a concept into reality?  We weren't the first to think about building a Net Zero trailer, but we were the first to build and use one on our projects. Learn the process we took to figure out how to make it reality - and how it's making a difference for our team. 

April 13, 2022
High performance & sustainability, Virtual construction & technology

NDI: Building a holistic approach to mental health

Indiana NeuroDiagnostic Institute stands as a new model of care for behavioral health patients and hospital staff. From incorporating Biophilia, to an extensive amount of mockups, to using Augmented Reality for field verification, it also required the highest level of care during construction to make it a safe reality.

December 17, 2019
Healthcare, Science + Technology

Building WELL for ourselves

We're building a new open concept office in Dublin, Ohio to be WELL Silver certified because we believe our people deserve a space that helps them perform at their best. It's exciting and a lot of change. Join us on our journey as we share what it's like for us to be the client, the builder and the WELL consultant - and how we hope to be a better partner because of it.

September 10, 2019
High performance & sustainability, About Pepper

A revitalization that continues to invest

The Homan Arthington Foundation had a vision to revitalize the historic North Lawndale neighborhood, which included transforming the former Sears, Roebuck and Co. campus into a green charter high school.

August 16, 2019
Historic, Education

Union Station Burlington Room: Rediscovering the forgotten

The Burlington Room inside Union Station was damaged, covered up and used for offices and storage. Its purpose and features were lost behind an acoustical ceiling and panel walls - until Amtrak recognized the opportunity to restore history and bring new life to Union Station. This is the story of what it once was and what it is today. 

April 22, 2019

Lean and learning in the library

William Rainey Harper Community College was originally established through a referendum. Fifty years later, through another referendum, they had the opportunity to make some needed upgrades. The Building F Library Renovation was long-awaited, and when it received the last of the referendum funds, the administrative staff could not be more excited. As such, the wish list was long, while the budget…

August 30, 2018
Lean Construction

Creating a sustainable home for Chicago Children's Theatre

It's been called a "story of redemption" – a transformation from a facility designed to contain, to one that creates opportunity for expression. For those that worked on the Chicago Children's Theatre project, it's also a story of teamwork and sustainability. Of how collaborating as a team to optimize the building's performance resulted in achieving LEED Gold certification after originally…

July 3, 2018
Historic, High performance & sustainability