Electronics Technology - Ewing, NJ Sweetwater completed 4 projects, the first two being office fit-outs and Class 100, 10,000, and 100,000 clean rooms. The final two were design-build to expand a Class 100,000 clean room, construct electronics labs and wet chemistry lab with 18 fan hoods, with high purity N2, compressed air, DI water, chilled water, and several levels of electrical service.
Pharmaceutical Labs - Peapack, NJ Sweetwater completed the relocation and renovation of 3 labs, totaling 5,400 SF, from one site to another. Scope included demolition and reconfiguration to include installation of raised floor and new lab furniture, modifications to sprinkler, HVAC with new chilled water floor mounted units, electrical, plumbing, and new lighting and finishes.
Chemistry Labs/Testing/Office - Piscataway, NJ Sweetwater, as CM, constructed this creative center to include chemistry labs and robot areas with casework, fume hoods, epoxy floors, and 100% outside-air HVAC. Aroma testing booths, and the facility, needed precise HVAC control and pressurizations to avoid crossover of fragrances from one area to another.
Tissue Testing Lab - New Providence, NJ
This 47,000 SF headquarters relocation buildout by Sweetwater included a 5,000 square-foot, fully-accredited transplant testing laboratory, highlighted by a full wall of glass open to the outdoors as well as to public and staff view. Scope included reception, interview rooms, locker and showers, cafe, offices, and call center.
Warehouse Conversion to R&D - Clark, NJ
Sweetwater completed the upgrade of warehouse space for use as a GLP Research and Development Laboratory. Building modifications included additional HVAC modifications to meet air change requirements, structural modifications for support of rooftop equipment, new laboratory drainage system, new utilities and several thousand feet of "xp" space.
Manufacturing/Pilot Plant - Teterboro, NJ
Sweetwater performed several projects for this manufacturing facility including a raw material pilot plant to add process capacity. The project consisted of a three-story facility expansion, and installation of raw material storage and conveyance piping. Jacketed reactor process piping instrumentation was included as components of this project.
R&D Headquarters - East Windsor, NJ
As General Contractor, Sweetwater renovated to create a national R&D headquarters, accommodating client's rapid growth. Within an increasingly occupied facility, constructed a GMP Pilot Plant, offices, and R & D areas with 2 Class 10,000 clean rooms outfitted with laminar flow HVAC and airlocks.
Clinical Cell Therapy Clean Room - Warren, NJ
Sweetwater completed a Class 10,000 clean room for the study and harvesting of cells. Built to the highest standards with stainless steel ceilings, HEPA filtration and seamless floors, rooms sustained validation testing for pressurization, air leaks, and proper laminar air flows. Mezzanine constructed to house extensive HVAC equipment required.
Manufacturing/R&D/Office Headquarters - Robbinsville, NJ
As General Contractor, Sweetwater participated in the renovation of 118,000 SF for the relocation of this world leader in the production of security and authentication holograms. Highlights of this project include R&D labs and offices, electronic and wet labs, and a quality assurance area.
Manufacturing/Office - Flanders, New Jersey
Sweetwater, as CM, completed this 100,000 SF renovation project for a medical diagnostic equipment client. Scope consisted of a two-story office addition, addition to manufacturing space with mezzanine, and interior renovation. The additions were steel-frame and pre-cast concrete construction.
Medical Device Manufacturing/R&D - Parsippany, NJ
Sweetwater performed this multi-phase office and training facility renovation, consisting of a total 37 custom training benches, state-of-the-art video conference rooms and staff offices. Included installation of lab gases and associated piping, 50hp air compressor and distribution piping, electrical panels, transformer and lighting, AHU and controls.
Manufacturing/Headquarters - Montvale, NJ
Sweetwater completed this renovation/relocation to include manufacturing, shipping area and offices. Epoxy-coated flooring houses stamping, annealing, machining, and printing machines that required elaborate array of utility feeds from above and below. Coordinated install of mezzanine and managed equipment transfer and installation from other facilities.
Sweetwater provides the Science & Technology industry with comprehensive expertise in building and renovation projects for biopharma, cleanroom, or GMP small manufacturing facilities. Our Science & Technology Group is attentive to the project dynamics of this sector, such as design consultation, precise execution, and collaborating with technical vendors. We will quickly respond to challenges, and maintain the "team spirit"ť that makes a difference in the outcome of the project.
Our project executives and project managers have extensive experience and in depth knowledge of the design and construction of clean rooms, wet and dry labs, pilot plants, R&D, etc. Several have worked directly for major pharmaceutical, device manufacturing and medical mechanical construction companies, with the added credential of engineering degrees. A number of our project superintendents are fully versed in design execution and standards for this field and understand the expectations of owners, architects, and engineers. They also demand high performance from our subcontractor team members, so that our crews work in a safe, professional and courteous manner. Superintendents ensure that Sweetwater's comprehensive safety and risk management program is followed. All of this, along with our preconstruction process helps eliminate down time in the field after the project starts.
Here are just a few areas where clients have expressed what impressed them about working with Sweetwater on their completed construction and renovation projects...
Team Approach: Commitment to collaboration and follow-through, for overcoming obstacles and proposing enhancements.
Logistics: Ensure uninterrupted operation and safety for customers, employees and suppliers during renovations and start-up, including adjacent labs, facilities and offices.
Construction and Finish Standards:
• Sweetwater provides vendors and subcontractors that provide high quality materials and equipment.
• Our teams are experts in executing within technical environments.
Preconstruction: Our extensive experience and knowledge with Science & Technology projects and systems means our project executives and estimators can bring significant value.
As a Merit Shop, we bring efficiencies process ensures that we identify the most knowledgeable and cost-effective subcontractors available.
Beyond Managing Construction
Precision and expertise in this sector is critical when working with global brands and high corporate values. Owners want a first-rate team that performs at the same level of quality they hold themselves to. That is why we are personally committed to, and responsible for, the highest standards on every commercial construction project.
Why Consider Sweetwater Construction Corp.
We have constructed, renovated, or relocated facilities for companies such as Celgene Corporation, Pfizer, Inc., L'Oreal, Universal Display Corporation, NJ Sharing Network, and LGS Innovations. Additionally, our experience in other sectors such as healthcare facilities and corporate interiors gives us additional insight...and added value to our Science & Technology clients! We are confident Sweetwater will meet or exceed your expectations should we work together on your Science & Technology construction project.
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