CU-ICAR Management Tower & Parking Garage

The Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) is powered by the university and its corporate partners such as BMW, Microsoft, Michelin and IBM. LS3P/Neal Prince, SmithGroup and Walker Parking Consultants were awarded the contract for CU-ICAR’s management tower and parking garage.

The 4-story, 23,000 SF tower includes 1,200 parking spaces and houses a fitness center, offices and coffee shop with a garden and patio residing on top. The bottom floor features a display area that replicates an automobile showroom.

The new parking structure received LEED®  Gold certification.


SIZE: 470,000 SF

FEATURES INCLUDE: Fitness Center; Office Space; Coffee Shop; Rooftop Patio Garden; Automobile Showroom Display; Parking (1,200 Spaces)

RECOGNITIONS: LEED Gold Certification; AIA/SC (COTE Award); AIA/SC (Special Citation Award); AIA/Greenville (Honor Award)