Dexter Avenue Building Features

Address: 445 Dexter Avenue, Montgomery, Alabama
Year Constructed: 2011

The Retirement Systems of Alabama Judicial Office building in Montgomery Alabama is the latest in the state capital's finest office facilities. This project celebrates the historic State of Alabama Judicial Building and offers spectacular views of Montgomery's downtown, the Alabama riverfront and the state capitol building from its landscaped terraces and private executive balconies. It offers covered executive parking, 24/7 security, above standard electrical systems and state-of-the-art climate controls. Its interior combines the finest of woods, limestone, granites, marble, and stainless steel. Visitors will be awed by the dramatic four-story lobby/atrium, with its high limestone walls and grand staircase, with elevators covered in polished granite glass and stainless steel. The showcase of the project is the fully restored historic Alabama Judicial building which is embraced by the 50 foot high structural glazed grand vestibule, at Dexter Avenue. The restored portions of the project have been adapted for premium executive office space and a conference multi-purpose center which features the original Supreme Court chamber and lobby.

Owner: Retirement Systems of Alabama
Building Size: 346,798 rentable square feet. Typical floor size is 6,000 to 39,000 rentable square feet.
Architect: 2WR HolmesWilkins Architects, Inc.
Mechanical Engineer: HESM&A
Structural Engineer: Stanley D. Lindsey & Associates
Number of Floors: 12
Ceiling Heights: 9'-0" & 10'-0" finished. Slab to slab: Levels 1-2 / 18'-0", Level 3 / 16'-1 1/2", Levels 4 - 12 / 14'-0"
Column Spacing: Typically 36' feet and greater on center.
Mullion spacing: 6'-0" o.c. typically
Floor Loading: 100 PSF Live Load.
Exterior Construction: High Performance Glass in Aluminum Framing and Curtain Wall, Architectural Precast Concrete Panels, Aluminum Composite Material, and Limestone.
Building Structure: Cast in-Place Concrete & Steel Frame
Elevators: Manufacturer: Thyssen Krupp; Type: Hydraulic Gearless; Two freight elevators, 6'x 9', load capacity 4500 lbs;