Experience

From high-profile commercial office and mission-critical facilities to educational and retail buildings, Baker Group’s portfolio demonstrates our commitment to serve clients exceedingly well. Since 1963, that steadfast commitment has stimulated a steady expansion of our services.

Today Baker Group is a recognized leader in applying sophisticated technology and green/sustainable design to construction processes.

To sample true innovation, depth and versatility, click on the headings below.

111 East Grand

111 East Grand

The 111 East Grand multi-tenant, mixed-use building is the first in Iowa to feature mass timber construction, which relies on – and exposes – solid and/or engineered wood for load-bearing rather than steel or concrete.

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220 SE 6th Multi-Use Building & Ramp

220 SE 6th Multi-Use Building & Ramp

Baker Group provided all mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) for this three-story mixed-office building located in the budding Market Street District in Des Moines, IA.

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Altoona City Hall and Police Station

Altoona City Hall and Police Station

The City of Altoona chose a collaborative design-build process, which is streamlining the construction process, expediting schedules, increasing quality and reducing overall project costs. Baker Group is responsible for its Mechanical and Building Automation systems.

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Des Moines Airport Parking Guidance System

Des Moines Airport Parking Guidance System

A new parking guidance system – believed to be the first of its kind in Iowa – is enhancing customer convenience, parking space utilization and revenues at the Des Moines International Airport.

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Des Moines University Security System Upgrade

Des Moines University Security System Upgrade

Before upgrading and expanding DMU’s security system, Baker Group conducted a comprehensive survey, which revealed security vulnerabilities. Baker Group leveraged existing security technology to minimize cost while maximizing protection of DMU’s people, property and assets.

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Des Moines Water Works – Backflush Valve Replacement

Des Moines Water Works – Backflush Valve Replacement

Extraordinary planning, ingenuity and teamwork avoided a shutdown of Iowa’s largest water treatment plant. Des Moines Water Works personnel say few contractors have the skill to complete such a task.

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Federal Home Loan Bank Remodel/Retrofit

Federal Home Loan Bank Remodel/Retrofit

This long-time Baker Group Service client is now using a wide range of Baker Group services to create its new downtown Des Moines headquarters building.

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Holmes Murphy

Holmes Murphy

Trust: Committed to giving Holmes Murphy a modern, two-story workplace, Knapp Properties trusted Baker Group to provide the building’s HVAC, sheet metal, plumbing, piping and automation systems.

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Krause Gateway Center

Krause Gateway Center

Collaborative: Working collaboratively with the structural engineer, Baker Group’s mechanical and sheet metal detailers used building information modeling (BIM) to map out building details with pinpoint accuracy.

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