Create a campus that supports highly visible, global businesses with the potential to create thousands of local jobs. Minimally impact the environment and respect the rural nature of the surrounding communities. The Luther Forest Technology Campus represents an exciting step towards the future for New York’s Capital Region.
The LA Group developed a conceptual master plan for the creation of this international nanotechnology center through a campus plan that expertly blends manufacturing facilities, collegiate academic buildings, community use facilities, sports fields, recreational trails and commercial facilities. The firm continues to play a key role in the oversight and planning of campus logistics, economic feasibility analysis, and municipal approval processes as the site grows.
- Build an aesthetically pleasing technology park on a heavily wooded site with minimal environmental impact
- Retain over 60% of open space including 619 acres of wooded area, 7.5 miles of pedestrian trails and 100+ acres of park preserve area
- 2006 Business Facilities, Economic Development Deal of the Year award
- 2009 Merit Award – Planning and Analysis, NY Upstate Chapter, ASLA