MCI Building
Clinton, MS

Location:  Clinton, Mississippi

Project Description:  Corporate Headquarters Facility
Three (3) 5 level buildings and a central 4 story atrium for a total of 278,000 sq.ft.  Super fast-track project; construction began with partial foundation drawings and design stayed just ahead of construction.  Exterior curtain walls of polished granite and glass.  Atrium, which consisted of a boardroom, multi-purpose room and open space, was added last – between two finished buildings. The interior of atrium was started in December 1998 (prior to completion of the external envelope) and was completed May 1999 to accommodate owners’ stockholder meeting.  Facilities include: 350 seat cafeteria, 3 bay loading dock, 12 elevators, 12,000 sq.ft. mechanical room.  An 18,000 sq.ft. data center (in building 3) was critical to the project.  Foundation was started in January 1999 and on-line in November 1999.  1,300 space parking lot with underground storm water drainage system, lights, and surveillance system.  Lake, landscaping, and running track.  Project was completed in phases and owner took occupancy and moved employees in after each phase.