Elanco Animal Health announced the selection of RATIO | CSO LLC as the architect for the new Elanco Global Corporate Headquarters planned for the former GM Stamping Plant site in downtown Indianapolis. In addition to RATIO Design and CSO Architects, the design team includes a host of local engineers and XBE firms. CSO and RATIO pursued the project as a joint venture in order to maximize local involvement and take advantage of both firm’s professional design expertise, resources, and considerable corporate design portfolios.
“We are truly humbled by this tremendous responsibility and we welcome the opportunity to develop a transformative project for Elanco, the City of Indianapolis, and the State of Indiana,” said Bill Browne, Principal | President, RATIO.
According to CSO President Alan Tucker, “The RATIO | CSO Team understands the significance of this important neighborhood and riverfront footprint in Indianapolis, and is committed to work with community leaders, White River State Park Commission, Indiana Economic Development Corporation, the City of Indianapolis, and Elanco leadership to determine an approach and design which satisfies as many stakeholders as possible while remaining true to Elanco’s overall vision of a workplace of the future.”