Schnitzer West builds third large-scale office tower with smart windows with a view

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A rendering of The Artise from the corner of NE 8th Street and 106th Ave NE, in downtown Bellevue, Wash. Rendering by Motiv Studio.

A rendering of The Artise from the corner of NE 8th Street and 106th Ave NE, in downtown Bellevue, Wash. Rendering by Motiv Studio.

BELLEVUE, Washington and MILPITAS, Calif., January 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Vue, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIEW) (“View”), the leader in smart building technologies, today announced that its smart windows will be installed at The Artise, a 605,000 square foot Class A office building in Bellevue, Wash. . The building was entirely prepublished to Amazon as part of the company’s plan to create 25,000 jobs at Bellevue.

The Artise is Schnitzer West’s third project with View, after The Current, River North and Civica Cherry Creek of Denver, the latter of which was recently sold to a record price. View Smart Windows will be installed throughout the building to help Schnitzer West deliver an exceptional tenant experience and meet its sustainability goals. The Artise is designed to meet LEED Gold standards.

View smart windows use artificial intelligence to automatically adapt in response to the sun to minimize heat and glare and eliminate the need for blinds, maximizing natural light and views out.

“View is an integral part of our strategy to provide a premier experience for our tenants,” said Zeb Keck, Director of Construction and Development, Schnitzer West, LLC. “Following positive tenant feedback on the features of our recent developments in Denver, we’re excited to team up again with View – this time to create a vibrant environment for Amazon employees here in Puget Sound. “

View smart windows have been shown to generate significant health benefits for building occupants. In a recent to study, employees working next to View Smart Windows improved their sleep by 37 minutes per night, experienced half the headaches, and were 14% more productive than those working next to standard windows with shades. In addition, buildings equipped with View Smart Windows consume up to 20% less energy for lighting and HVAC.

“The buildings of the future will be people and planet centric, with every aspect designed to optimize occupant health and sustainability,” said Sri Venkat, vice president of View. “We’re excited to partner again with Schnitzer West to accelerate the digital transformation of the workplace and deliver a state-of-the-art office where Amazon employees thrive. “

About the view
View is the leader in smart building technologies that transform buildings to improve human health and experience, reduce energy use and carbon emissions, and generate additional income for building owners. View smart windows use artificial intelligence to automatically adapt to the sun, increasing access to natural light and exterior views while eliminating the need for blinds and minimizing heat and glare. Each View facility includes a cloud-connected smart building platform that can easily be extended to reimagine the occupant experience. View is installed and designed in more than 90 million square feet of buildings, including offices, hospitals, airports, educational institutions, hotels, and multi-family residences. For more information, please visit:

About Schnitzer West, LLC
Schnitzer West, LLC, is one of the West Coast’s fastest growing property investment, development and management firms. Founded in 1997 by investment managing partner Dan Ivanoff of Seattle and Schnitzer Investment Corp (now MMGL Hold Co LLC.), The company has built a solid reputation in the commercial and multi-family housing markets through innovation of products, disciplined management and investments. skill. Known for its commitment to ‘exceeding expectations’, Schnitzer West has been recognized for creating innovative workplaces and living spaces, for its above-market returns and for its value-creation approach to property management. . To date, she has developed or repositioned over 10.7 million square feet of Class A and suburban office, flexible, industrial and biotech space, multi-family mixed-use and luxury residential condominiums in Seattle. , Portland and Denver. . Currently, his Asset Operations group actively manages 3.8 million square feet of office and industrial buildings for various clients. Building on its success in the Northwest, Schnitzer West has additional properties in Denver and is exploring new market opportunities in the western United States. For more information, please visit:

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