Allison Transmission Innovation Center Receives ACEC Indiana Engineering Excellence Award

Corporate, Architecture + Interiors, Engineering + InfrastructureJan 23, 2024
  • American Structurepoint and Allison Transmission have earned an Honor Award in the 2024 ACEC Indiana Engineering Excellence Awards for the Allison Transmission Innovation Center.

The 96,000-sft, 4-story innovation center provides a collaborative environment for Allison Transmission to bring innovative technology and products to market faster and more efficiently at its worldwide corporate headquarters in Indianapolis, Indiana.

The Innovation Center is home to approximately 300 Allison employees, consolidating engineering teams from multiple locations into one facility. The building’s design communicates the Allison Transmission brand, identity, and aspirations in a sleek, innovative, and cutting-edge environment. A technology-infused first floor guides guests and customers through the history of the company and allows visitors and staff people to interact with Allison’s products. The upper floors provide Allison engineers with collaborative office space.

The facility includes contemporary design concepts, including unique collaboration areas, natural lighting, a visitor’s experience center, and a vehicle display area showcasing Allison’s latest innovations. The building connects Allison’s industry-leading innovation with the historical tradition of nearby Speedway, Indiana, and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

“We are honored to share this recognition with Allison Transmission,” said Brandon Hoopingarner, American Structurepoint’s design director and principal. “The center offers a state-of-the-art workplace and delivers an immersive experience for visitors, showcasing Allison’s rich history and cutting-edge products.”

About American Structurepoint
American Structurepoint, headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, is a national architecture and engineering consulting firm. We define the standard of excellence for people across the world who want help building and bettering their community. American Structurepoint professionals work in 17 design centers throughout Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee, and Texas. Engineering News-Record (ENR) has consistently listed the company as a Top 200 Design Firm. The firm achieved a No. 151 ranking on ENR’s 2023 list. After more than 57 years of steady growth, American Structurepoint offers complete consulting and comprehensive design services to improve the quality of life for our people and our communities/