The challenge

Merck & Co. wanted to expand its research and development operations in the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area’s biopharmaceutical hub. Thus, Merck Research Laboratories’ West Coast headquarters came to fruition, a state-of-the-art facility with a mission to improve people’s quality of life.

Our solution

Salas O’Brien teamed with DGA, Jacobs, and Merck & Co., supporting their vision and design of the full shell and core, and tenant improvement project. Our team’s collaboration allowed us to surpass the client’s needs for innovative designs targeted at promoting creativity and wellbeing for their staff.