renovation / upfit

Featured Project

LendingTree Corporate Headquarters – Charlotte, NC

LendingTree’s new corporate headquarters are located one of the two towers at Vantage South End. As the general contractor, Shelco completed the 165,000 SF multi-floor and multi-functional upfit over six floors. The high-end Class “A” office space includes 300 different finish selections and custom wood ceilings. Over the six floors there are 771 works stations, 64 conference rooms and 27 open meeting/collaborative spaces as well as a recording and Yoga studio. The architect, Redline Design Group was awarded Design Works Best in Show and Winner Corporate Large for their unique open-concept design by IIDA Carolinas Chapter for the project!

About Renovation/Upfit

We have transformed existing spaces into modern, efficient workspaces for several unique uses including office, industrial, healthcare, high-tech, educational, student housing and retail. Our experience will help you navigate the design, permitting, scheduling and construction challenges these projects face.

Completed Projects

Truist Innovation and Technology Center (ITC)

Technology Center UpfitCharlotte, NC (81,669 SF)

  • Open workspace with meeting rooms, focus rooms and break rooms
  • Monumental stairs
  • CoreNet 2022 Most Innovative Project of the Year Award Winner

Lowe's Tech Hub

Technology Headquarters Office Upfit Charlotte, NC (350,000 SF)

  • 15-story office upfit in Lowe’s Global Technology Center
  • Two-story auditorium with specialty finishes
  • Large training room/presentation center with operable partition

5815 Westpark Drive

LEED Certified Exterior and Interior Renovation of Existing Office Building Charlotte, NC (68,200 SF)

  • EIFS exterior walls with glazed storefronts and ACM panel blade walls with accent trim
  • Ornamental grand entry stair with polished concrete treads and landings with a steel sculpture from steel reclaimed from the demo portion of the project
  • Operable lobby windows tied to the BMS system for additional fresh air during economizer cycles

Junction at Five Points

Interior Demolition and Renovation of Existing WarehouseRaleigh, NC (45,000 SF)

  • Includes office, retail, and leasable storage space
  • Exterior makeover includes storefront glass and skylights

11000 Weston Parkway

Interior Upfit of Existing Office Building Cary, NC (19,000 SF)

  • Complete main lobby renovation
  • Removal of four-story monumental stair with concrete infills at each floor
  • Amenities areas including fitness center, locker rooms and restrooms


Interior Upfit Cary, NC (100,000 SF)

  • New 2,500amp emergency power switch gear service
  • Power Over Ethernet lighting
  • 64 TV displays and integrated audio-visual systems

Parsons Executive Office Upfit

Upfit Spanning Two Floors Charlotte, NC (40,000 SF)

  • Monumental stairs with perforated steel plates with wood treads and landing
  • Separate video and audio recording studios
  • Two SCIF areas constructed per the National Counterintelligence and Security Center document ICD/ICS 705

BB&T/Truist Upfits at Corporate Center I & II

Class “A” Office Renovation Over Six FloorsCharlotte, NC (129,000 SF)

  • Creation of a whole building employee lounge and fitness center
  • Addition of one 2,400 kW generator to an existing building
  • Update all existing comfort cooling controls systems

NN Inc. Upfit | Waverly HUB Building

Office Upfit in Existing BuildingCharlotte, NC (80,000 SF)

  • Full gymnasium with yoga and cycling room with locker rooms
  • 65 offices with 22 traditional conference rooms
  • 2,700 SF auditorium with operable partitions

SunTrust | Midtown Plaza

Office Upfit on 10th floor Midtown Plaza Office Tower – Raleigh, NC (25,800 SF)

  • Exposed ceiling hallways
  • Full height wall tile and wood paneling in the lobby
  • Glass office fronts


Office Upfit in LEED Gold Existing Building Charlotte, NC (7,234 SF)

  • Conference room with operable partition
  • Unique angular layout and design
  • Custom millwork at break and copy rooms

PRA Health Sciences Upfit

Interior Office UpfitWilmington, NC (13,596 SF)

  • Full demolition of existing space
  • Glass vestibule added to 2nd floor balcony
  • Used temporary scaffolding so construction traffic would not use building lobbies, corridors or elevators

MassMutual Interior Renovation | Capitol Towers South

Interior Renovation in LEED Gold Existing Building Charlotte, NC (17,000 SF)

  • Walled private offices
  • Borrowed sidelight and hollow metal frames
  • New break room

Hanesbrands, Inc.

Renovation of Corporate Headquarters 5th Floor Winston-Salem, NC (10,000 SF)

  • Five conference rooms and ten executive offices
  • Installed over 300 LF of floor to ceiling glass wall system
  • Worked two shifts to complete project within owner’s allowable timeframe

PRA Health Sciences Renovation

Office Renovation Raleigh, NC (40,802 SF)

  • AV package for over 27 TVs
  • Marble floors in the lobby, reception and break areas
  • Lobby and café areas lined with “living” botanical walls and illuminated back-painted glass

8740 Research Drive

LEED Silver Four-Story Office UpfitCharlotte, NC (160,000 SF)

  • Parking lot full depth reclamation
  • New employee patio and garden wall
  • Expanded main lobby and locker room

Hedrick Gardner | GlenLake V

Office Upfit at GlenLake V Office Building Raleigh, NC (18,142 SF)

  • Five conference rooms with glass walls
  • Acoustical fabric paneling within conference rooms
  • Exposed ceiling with spiral ductwork breakroom

Domtar Upfit

Three-Story Office Upfit in LEED Certified Existing Building Fort Mill, SC (60,000 SF)

  • 20,000 SF executive area on top floor
  • Custom Symbio wall panel modular office construction
  • Custom audio/video integrated system for the conference room