Retail & Mixed Use

Featured Retail & Mixed Use Projects

777 South Broad Street - Philadelphia, PA

WFW worked with the design and construction team to provide commissioning services for building systems in order to secure LEED certification.  777 South Broad Street is the city’s first LEED certified multifamily mixed use building. The five-story project, developed by Dranoff Properties includes 18,835 sf of ground level shops and restaurants; a 157-car secure, gated parking lot; and 146 one- and two- bedroom luxury loft apartments. 777 South Broad Street was unique among mixed use developments for its emphasis on sustainability. The project has received LEED Silver Certification.

Burlington Mall - Burlington, MA

Burlington Mall is an upscale retail center with three department stores and over 150 stores. The department stores are Lord & Taylor, Macy's and Sears and the various specialty shops include Ann Taylor, Coach, Apple Computer, Lucky Jeans, Jasmine Sola, or L'Occitane. Burlington Mall also houses a 775 seat food court and such restaurants as Legal Sea Foods, Rainforest Caf, and the Cheesecake Factory. WFW was part of the design team for the mall renovation in 2004. Recently, WFW designed the mechanical, plumbing, fire protection and electrical systems for the mall's expansion to add a new Nordstrom's Anchor store. In addition, WFW added MEP services for the complete renovation of the food court.

Chestnut Hill Mall - Chestnut Hill, MA

The Mall at Chestnut Hill features Macy's, Bloomingdales, and 60 other specialty boutiques and restaurants like Papa Razzi, and Cafe Vanille. WFW's work involved designing improvements to the mall concourse including:
Modifications to the existing interior lighting that included replacing most of the existing fixtures, as well as adding new.


Modifications to the existing floors that included new flooring, removal of the elevated court and defined conversation areas, as well as the provision for new floor receptacles to accommodate approximately six to ten additional carts and/or kiosks.

Provision of a new enlarged public restroom Provision of a new elevator.

Florida Mall - Saks Conversion & Food Court Renovations - Orlando, FL

Wick Fisher White helped to transform an existing Saks Fifth Avenue store into a new space that includes retail, restaurants and a food court totaling approximately 105,000 sf.  The new Dining Pavilion which made up for 45,000 sf accommodates twelve food service tenants that include Five Guys Burger and Fries, Charley’s Philly Steaks, Dumpling and Noodle Bar, Chickon Now, A&W American Food, Asian Chao, Sbarro, Taco Bell, Nature’s Table, FRESH- Healthy Café, Haagen Dazs, and Subway. Also included in the design was indoor and outdoor seating, a play area and new restrooms.  Wick Fisher White provided design for the lighting, power, HVAC, fire alarm, plumbing, security, as well as a paging system.

 

 

Green Acres Commons - Valley Stream, NY

WFW performed the mechanical, electrical and plumbing/fire protection design including site lighting and dry utilities for Green Acres Commons which is an open-air two-level retail center is located in Valley Stream, New York. It is located adjacent to the Green Acres Mall and consists of two anchor stores and multiple major "big box" tenants for a total of approximately 350,000 sf.  New stores included DICK’S Sporting Goods, Five Below, Burlington Stores, DXL, Ashley Furniture and Homestore, HomeGoods and BJ’s Brewhouse.

On projects such as this, there are many players involved (owner, architect, structural engineer, civil engineer, tenants, utilities companies, local township agencies, etc.). One of our strengths is that we have an understanding of all aspects of the project including the coordination that has to take place between the various parties. We were proactive in our approach and anticipated any issues that may come up. This helped the project run smoother not only in design but in construction as well.

Jefferson Valley Mall Renovation & Expansion - Yorktown Heights, NY

Jefferson Valley Mall is an enclosed shopping mall in Yorktown Heights, New York that originally opened in 1983. It is anchored by Macy's, Sears, and H&M. Wick Fisher White recently worked on a renovation and expansion to help transform this mall into a lush and inviting environment, both inside and out.

Included in our design were several features including a new 50,000 sf Dicks Sporting Goods store, a 30,000 sf expansion consisting of new restaurants and retail shops, a new 10,000 sf food court and two new entrances. WFW performed the mechanical, electrical, plumbing fire protection design as well as expansions to the existing fire alarm, sound and building management systems. The work also necessitated changes to the site which included revised site lighting and dry utilities as well as a new pad mounted transformer and electrical service to the expansion.

Lehigh Valley Mall - Whitehall, PA

Wick Fisher White was the engineer for the 120,000 square foot renovation and addition of a Lifestyle Village at the Lehigh Valley Mall, the largest mall in the Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania. The mall originally opened in 1976 and house approximately 130 specialty stores including American Eagle Outfitters, Express, bebe, Bath & Body Works, Gap and Hot Topic. The Mall is anchored by department stores including JCPenney's, Boscov's and Macy's.

New Audi Dealership - West Chester, PA

Wick Fisher White provided mechanical and electrical design and documentation services for the construction of a new 48,000 sf, two-story automotive dealership. This new facility was designed and constructed with a 16 ft drop at the rear of the facility that reduced the footprint by 50-percent as it allowed the service department to be constructed below the showroom. The facility includes twenty-one service bays, a fully automated car wash, new alignment equipment and a full assortment of amenities that enrich the customer experience.

Northshore Mall - Peabody, MA

Wick Fisher White was responsible for the design of the new and the extension of the existing mechanical and electrical systems to accommodate a two-level expansion of the existing mall to connect to a new Nordstrom’s. The expansion totaled approximately 105,000 square feet and included the expansion of the main mall concourse and two levels of additional small shop tenants. In addition to the expansion, WFW performed the MEP design for the entire renovation of the existing mall. As part of this project, we also designed the utilities for a new mall entrance and made provisions for two new restaurants.

Philadelphia Parking Authority - The Parkade on 8th - Philadelphia, PA

Wick Fisher White performed the mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering design services for a renovation to over 30,000 sf of existing ground floor retail spaces, resulting in a new PPA customer service office and a Xerox payment center. The project also relocated three existing retail tenants into new spaces with energy efficient HVAC and lighting system. The renovation included the installation of fire protection sprinklers for the first floor retail spaces, an emergency generator, replacement of an existing elevator, new exterior and garage lighting and major façade renovations.

The project also included enclosing the adjacent parking level utilized by the local DEA. This secure area, used for storage of vehicle impounded by the authorities, required the design of a new garage ventilation system as well as a new dry type fire protection sprinkler system.

Police and Fire Federal Credit Union - Various Locations

Wick Fisher White provided mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering design services for multiple Police and Fire Federal Credit Union branch buildings in South Eastern Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey. The branches feature similar interior designs but are tailored to each particular project site. Most of the projects were new free standing buildings, while some were new renovations of existing spaces. The buildings featured indoor teller stations,  drive-thru teller stations(site permitting), ATM’s, administrative offices, conference space, a safe deposit box vault, an employee break room and support space which encompassed approximately 4,500 sf. After each project the team analyzed components of the design that worked well and was able to use that information to make improvements to subsequent locations. 

Roosevelt Field Mall - Garden City, NY

Roosevelt Field is the second-largest shopping mall in the state of New York and is the tenth largest in the country. It contains 270 stores which include anchors such as Bloomingdale’s, JC Penney, Macy’s, Nordstrom, and Dick’s Sporting Goods. It is located in Garden City, New York. Wick Fisher White recently worked on the renovation and expansion of this world-class retail center that will solidify it as the flagship in Simon Property Group’s portfolio. Included in the renovation is a new modern mall concourse, new mall entrances, the relocation of the food court, exterior upgrades, increased parking and modified skylight designs. This project also included the expansion of the mall to a new Neiman Marcus anchor, two additional mall entrances and a new parking garage. WFW performed the mechanical, electrical and plumbing design including site lighting and dry utilities as well as networked sound and building management systems.

 

Shops at Coconut Point - Estero, FL

The Shops at Coconut Point offers 1.2 million square feet of open-air retail space. There are three distinct areas, The Community Center, The Lakefront and The Village. Dillard's, Barnes & Noble a Muvico Megaplex Threater and several restaurants will anchor the Village along with 100 stores ranging from Bath & Body Works, Brookstone, Express, Express men. The Community Center of Coconut Point will feature approximately 50 stores including Best Buy, DSW, Ross, Bed Bath & Beyond. The Lakefront of Coconut Point serves as a transitional area between The Community Center and The Village. WFW performed the mechanical, plumbing and electrical design including site lighting for all three phases.

Smith Haven Mall - Lake Grove, NY

Smith Haven Mall is a one-story, 800,000 square foot mall which opened in 1969 and offers approximately 150 shops and restaurants. Wick Fisher White provided engineering for the multi-million dollar renovation project in which a Lifestyle Village replaced the now defunct Stern's department store. Lifestyle Village retailers include Dick's Sporting Goods, Barnes & Noble as well as the Cheesecake Factory.

South Hills Village Mall - Pittsburgh, PA

South Hills Village is a two-level shopping mall located in the Pittsburgh suburbs of Bethel Park and Upper St. Clair.  The two-level complex is currently owned by Simon Property Group, who acquired it in 1997. It is anchored by Target, Dick's Sporting Goods, Macy's and Sears. The mall features over 130 specialty stores as well as a food court and several professional offices.

Wick Fisher White recently worked on a renovation and expansion that converted the vacant three-story Boscov's store to a Target and Dick's Sporting Goods. Target is located on the expanded first level of the space and Dick’s is located on the second and third levels. There also are several new in-line tenants located on the second level adjacent to Dick’s Sporting Goods.

WFW performed the mechanical, plumbing, fire protection and electrical design including site lighting and dry utilities.

South Shore Plaza - Braintree, MA

Wick Fisher White designed the mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection systems for a new three-story expansion of the South Shore Plaza in Braintree, MA. Included in the project was a two-story expansion of retail stores above a 140,000 sq. ft. Target Store. The design included a new smoke exhaust system, generator, fire pump, a new roof-mounted chiller for the tenant cooling requirements, and four new rooftop units for the mall common areas.

Target Store: WFW provided the core-and-shell deign for the MEP utilities for the Target Store. WFW was responsible for the coordination of the plumbing, HVAC, electrical and smoke exhaust systems with the Target design team.

Southstar Lofts - Philadelphia, PA

 

Wick Fisher White provided mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection design services for the new Southstar Lofts located at Broad and South Streets in Center City, Philadelphia.  The seven story mixed use building will have 85 apartment units, 5 street level retail spaces, enclosed parking garage, and a resident fitness center.  The project includes energy efficient systems and sustainable elements with the goal of obtaining a LEED certification. The design of this building was recently completed and occupied in the spring of 2014.

 

St. Joseph's University Retail and Parking Facility - Philadelphia, PA

Wick Fisher White provided the mechanical, plumbing, electrical, communications and security system design for the construction of a new 180,000 square foot parking and retail facility for St. Joseph's University, located in Philadelphia, PA. The new building is a six-story structure with tenant retail space on the first floor and open deck parking on the upper five floors.

The Shops at Nanuet - Nanuet, NY

The Shops at Nanuet is a new open-air lifestyle center located on the former site of the Nanuet Mall. It offers 717,000 square feet of retail space. Sears and Macy’s are the only tenants remaining from the original mall. The site consists of several stand-alone buildings which contain retail shops and restaurants as well as a Fairway Market. There also is a multi-story building that connects the original Sears and Macys. The lower level of this building contains retail shops and restaurants while the upper level consists of a 24 Hour Fitness Center and Regal Cinema. Part of Wick Fisher White’s responsibilities for this building was to coordinate the design with all applicable consultants, contractors and owners. WFW performed the entire mechanical, electrical and plumbing design including site lighting and dry utilities as well as networked fire alarm, sound and building management systems for the entire site. 

 

Walt Whitman Shops - Huntingdon Station, NY

Walt Whitman Shops formerly known as Walt Whitman Mall is a luxury shopping mall located in South Huntington, New York on Walt Whitman Road (Route 110) and New York Avenue. It has over 80 stores including the anchors Bloomingdale's, Lord & Taylor, Macy's and Saks Fifth Avenue. Walt Whitman Shops was the first enclosed mall located on Long Island.

Wick Fisher White worked on the recent two-level 70,000 sf expansion. WFW performed the mechanical, electrical and plumbing design including site lighting and dry utilities as well as expansion networked sound, fire alarm and building management systems.

On projects such as this, there were many players involved such as owner, architect, structural engineer, civil engineer, tenants, utilities companies, local township agencies, etc. Having an understanding of all aspects of the project proved to be one of our strength’s in that it helped us to be efficient in coordination and collaboration efforts between all of the parties.  Other strengths that led to a successfully completed project included our proactive approach and ability to anticipate issues before they became a problem.

Retail & Mixed Use Clients

777 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA

LEED Silver

Arsenal Mall
Watertown, MA

Asbury Park
Asbury Park, NJ

Atrium Mall
Chestnut Hill, MA

Bourse Building
Philadelphia, PA

Brunswick Square Mall
East Brunswick, NJ

Burlington Mall
Burlington, MA

Charming Shoppes
Bensalem, PA

Chestnut Hill Mall
Chestnut Hill, MA

Christine's Restaurant
Southampton, PA

City Tavern
Philadelphia, PA

Clark Shoe
Kennett Square, PA

Conicelli Nissan
Conshohocken, PA

Continental/Buddakan
Atlantic City, NJ

Cort Furntiture
Philadelphia, PA

Coyote Crossing
Conshohocken, PA

Criniti Restaurant
Philadelphia, PA

Crystal Mall
Waterford, CT

Dave and Busters
Philadelphia, PA

Dunkin' Donuts
West Hampton, NJ

Eagles Eye
New York

Edgewater Mall
Edgewater, NJ

Farm House Restaurant
Hopewell, NJ

Fashion Center Mall
Washington, DC

Federated Department Stores
Florida

Florida Mall - Saks Conversion & Food Court Renovations
Orlando, FL

Four Seasons Hotel
Philadelphia, PA

Franklin Mills Mall
Burlington, MA

Franklin Mills Mall
Philadelphia, PA

Goodyear Tires
Various

Green Acres Commons
Valley Stream, NY

Hasbro
Allentown, PA

Hilton Hotel
Cherry Hill, NJ

Holiday Inn
Philadelphia, PA

Houston Town Center
Houston, TX

IHOP
Philadelphia, PA

IKEA
Plymouth Meeting, PA

Jefferson Bank
Philadelphia, PA

Jefferson Valley Mall Renovation & Expansion
Yorktown Heights, NY

Katmandu Waterfront Grille
Trenton, NJ

King of Prussia Mall
King of Prussia, PA

Lafayette Building
Philadelphia, PA

Lane Bryant
New York

Lawrence Toyota
Lawrenceville, NJ

Legal Sea Food
King of Prussia, PA

Lehigh Valley Mall
Whitehall, PA

Liberty Bank
Wayne, PA

Liberty Place
Philadelphia, PA

Liberty Tree Mall
Danvers, MA

Livingston Mall
Livingston, NJ

Lobster House Restaurant
Cape May, NJ

Lowes Regency Hotel
New York, New York

Luna Grill Kitchen
Washington DC

Mall at Chestnut Hill
Chestnut Hill, MA

Market Place
Philadelphia, PA

Marley Station Mall
Glen Burnie. MD

Marriott Hotel
Philadelphia, PA

Maya Video
Philadelphia, PA

McDonalds
Philadelphia, PA

Mellon PSFS
Various

Montgomery Mall
North Walls, PA

Moorestown Mall
Moorestown, NJ

Morey's Piers
Philadelphia, PA

Morimoto Restaurant
Philadelphia, PA

New Audi Dealership
West Chester, PA

New Jersey Amusement Assoc.
Ocean City, NJ

Newport Centre Mall
Jersey City, NJ

North Haven Commons
North Haven, CT

Northshore Mall
Peabody, MA

Ocean County Mall
Tom's River, NJ

Old Sproul Shopping Center
Springfield, PA

Olly Shoe Stores
Wilmington, DE

Ovations Restaurant (Spectrum)
Philadelphia, PA

Pep Boys
Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia International Airport
Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Parking Authority - The Parkade on 8th
Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Sports Bar
Philadelphia, PA

Plaza Carolina Mall
San Juan, PR

Plymouth Square Shopping Center
Plymouth Meeting, PA

PNC Bank
Various

Police and Fire Federal Credit Union
Various Locations

Premium Bank
Yardley, PA

Reading Terminal
Philadelphia, PA

Red Lobster
Philadelphia, PA

Rita Water Ice
Northland Center

Rockaway Townsquare Mall
Rockaway, NJ

Roosevelt Field Mall
Garden City, NY

Shops at Buena Vista
New Castle, DE

Shops at Coconut Point
Estero, FL

Smith Haven Mall
Lake Grove, NY

South Hills Village Mall
Pittsburgh, PA

South Shore Plaza
Braintree, MA

Southstar Lofts
Philadelphia, PA

Springfield Mall
Springfield, PA

Square One Mall
Saugus, MA

St. Joseph's University Retail and Parking Facility
Philadelphia, PA

Stellar News
Philadelphia, PA

Subway Restaurant
Philadelphia, PA

Susquehanna Bank
Haddonfield, NJ

Susquehanna Patriot Bank
Lumberton, NJ

The Shops at Nanuet
Nanuet, NY

The Westchester
White Plains, NY

Valley Mall
Harrisonburg, VA

Walt Whitman Mall
Huntington Station, NY

Walt Whitman Shops
Huntingdon Station, NY

Washington Square Restaurant
Philadelphia, PA