Portfolio: Commercial

Rodale Press South Mountain

Rodale Press South Mountain
124,000 sq.ft.
Emmaus, PA
Completed: 
1994

Rodale, Inc.’s 124,000 square foot, $14.6 million corporate headquarters was developed specifically around the guiding principle of creating a healthful and productive environment through the integration of human and natural resources. Consistent with the client’s values, the building is a showpiece of energy efficient design.
Notable design features include an energy-efficient subterranean cooling system, which satisfies dialing cooling and conditioning needs during off-peak hours. The infusion of natural light throughout the building creates an enjoyable work environment with reduced reliance on artificial lighting sources. A state-of-the-art food service area offers employees and guest a wide variety of menu options, while remaining flexible to accommodate varied eating times.