Here at L. Keeley, we value our customers and take pride in providing exceptional service. Our teams work hard to build long-lasting relationships with our partners and our Financial Facilities team has continued to strengthen their partnership with WEOKIE Federal Credit Union. With two completed projects and one currently in-progress, L. Keeley is excited to continue working with WEOKIE in the future.
WEOKIE South Penn Branch
Oklahoma City, OK | Renovation | 2018 | 16,000 Square Feet
The existing South Penn location for WEOKIE was originally constructed over 25 years ago using a segmented design/bid/build approach, thus resulting in problems from the start. Budget and scheduling issues affected construction and the building leaked almost from the beginning. It has been voted one of the ugliest buildings in Oklahoma on several occasions.
WEOKIE made the decision to call in the integrated PLAN | DESIGN | BUILD team at L. Keeley to transform the damp and problematic space into something new. The transformation included removal of leaky skylights and replacement with clerestory glass using only vertical glazing; replacement of all the metal flashing on the building; resurfacing of metal panels that had always appeared soiled and chalky; the addition of windows to bring natural light into the first floor; and a new paint scheme to enliven the existing masonry walls.
The interior was transformed using modern finishes and materials creating a light, vibrant look. Rearranging the functions of the building brought all member services functions to the first floor for ease of access. The second floor was transformed into a standalone department that is not br