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One Detroit Center
500 Woodward Ave Suite 2850
Detroit, MI 48226
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One Detroit Center, managed by Portfolio Property Management Global, LLC, was designed by John Burgee Architects with Philip Johnson as design consultant. At 45 stories, One Detroit Center is Michigan's tallest building and makes the point explicitly clear with an exuberant gabled rooftop, enhanced by neo-gothic decorative spires along the ascending rooflines. Oversized windows on the facade play with One Detroit Center's scale as well, with fewer than 20 rows of windows cloaking more than twice as many floors. The property contains 950,000 square feet of net rentable office area, with 16,000 square feet of retail. In 1996, One Detroit Center received the Urban Land Institute's "Award for Excellence" in recognition of its outstanding design.

One Detroit Center earned the ENERGY STAR for superior energy performance as a result of a building systems re-commissioning and energy audit performed by Portfolio Property Management global, LLC which resulted in a complete building management system retrofit, installation of variable frequency drives (VFDs) on all of One Detroit Center's major air handling units, and a restructuring of the building's major equipment operation.
 These changes were implemented over an 18-month period beginning in January, 2008.

Portfolio Property Management Global, LLC, is proud to participate in the ENERGY STAR program, considering it an aid to leasing, and a sound and responsible business decision.





Please note: Narrative information in this profile has been provided by 500 Woodward LLC or a representative of this facility. Other building information was verified and submitted to EPA at the time of application. Building energy performance, operating characteristics, and ownership/management may be subject to change over time.

Building Owner:*
500 Woodward LLC

Property Manager:*
Signature Associates

Year(s) Labeled (Rating):
1999 (78)
2004 (83)
2005 (84)
2006 (77)
2010 (91)
2012 (95)
2013 (85)
2014 (83)

Facility Type: Office

Total Floorspace: 1013155 sf

Year Constructed: 1992

Contract Type: None

Technologies Used:
   Stage 1-Recommissioning
   Stage 2-Lighting
   Stage 4-Fan Systems
   Stage 5-Heating and Cooling Plant