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Endeavor: Beyond the Cubicle – Workspaces in the New Campus

Unique opportunities come with a unique building...

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Pokémon Go Players Flock to Endeavor Site, Catch a Little History

With its glass walls and triangular skyline, Endeavor, our new building in Santa Clara, is an undeniably eye-catching site...

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Our Iconic New Campus in the Words of Those Building It

Endeavor, our new campus under construction in Santa Clara, attracts lots of comments – not least from the construction crews building it...

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Innovative Use of VR in Designing Endeavor Wins Notice from Leading Bay Area Newspaper

San Francisco’s leading newspaper this weekend featured Endeavor, our new building in Santa Clara, and how virtual reality...

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Sharp Focus on Recycling, Reuse During Campus Construction

When five smaller buildings came down to clear the site for the construction of Endeavor, our new campus in Santa Clara, there wasn’t a wrecking ball in sight...

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‘Topping Out’ Ceremony Marks Pinnacle of Steel Structure

More than 200 construction workers today laid down their tools, silenced equipment engines and gathered together to celebrate...

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Santa Clara Mayor Takes VR Tour of Campus, No Hard Hat Required

The newly appointed mayor of Santa Clara, Lisa Gillmor, recently took a virtual tour — no hard hat, high-visibility vest, or steel-toed boots required — of Endeavor, our new campus building...

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Endeavor in April: Steel Framing Shapes Next Phase of Campus Construction

As construction on Endeavor, our new Santa Clara campus, enters its ninth month, the focus shifts to framing the upper levels with sculptural steel beams...

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Continuing To Push Upward with Beams Framing the Building’s Core

The two massive cranes that are now fixtures of Santa Claraʼs skyline have helped put in place a matrix of roof beams...

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Giant Cranes Migrate to Santa Clara, Dominate Nearby Skyline

Two giant cranes, each with a lifting capacity of 330 tons, now dominate the skyline of Endeavor, our new campus building in Santa Clara...

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New Santa Clara Building Includes Features for Earthquake Resilience

Earthquake resilience is an important consideration for Endeavor, given northern Californiaʼs vulnerability to such events...

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A Million Pounds of Steel Gives Shape to Our New Campus

Giant cranes are moving to the site of Endeavor, our new building in Santa Clara, to lift and place steel beams that will support the building's upper levels and mezzanine floors...

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Celebrating the Triangle, the Building Block of Computer Graphics and Design

As construction at the Endeavor site progresses into its six-month, our new building's geometry is clearly revealed, with smaller triangle shapes now visible within the giant triangle of the building's perimeter...

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How Our New Campus Building Will Take Shape in 2016

Look for this monthly update on Project Endeavor so you can track its progress...

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Concrete Foundation Completed as Building Begins to Rise

We’ve reached a landmark for Endeavor, our new building in Santa Clara, with the last of the concrete foundation poured this week. This allows framing work to begin on the lower level office space. The completed foundation slab is some 30-inches thick, deepening to three feet in the heart of the building to support its glass atrium...

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Construction Site Gets Wrapped, New Address

Work remains ahead of schedule on Project Endeavor, our new Santa Clara building, as construction enters its fifth month. A banner now extends around the five-acre construction site, where workers continue to place steel reinforcing bars, known as rebar. They’re also building the supporting walls that frame the lower level parking structure...

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Drone Captures Stunning Views of Construction Progress

Endeavor’s construction site can appear chaotic at ground level, with trucks pumping concrete and miles of rebar going into a freshly dug, five-acre pit. It’s a different story, though, when viewed from above by a commercial-grade drone. The bird’s-eye view of our new building’s construction reveals a balletic sequence of transformation...

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Last Scoop of Soil Leaves Project's Pit

Work remains ahead of schedule on Project Endeavor, our new Santa Clara building, as construction enters its fourth month. The last full scoop of soil recently left the five-acre, 15-foot deep pit. Workers will now lay the rest of the waterproofing barrier and place steel reinforcing bars, known as rebar, across the whole site. Concrete columns, framed in...

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Let It Flow: Pouring Endeavor's Concrete Foundation

We're now pouring the foundation for Endeavor, our new building in Santa Clara.Some 54,000 tons of concrete will flow over the next few weeks, coursing through giant concrete pumps, resembling green cranes with 150-foot hoses. It's being used to create the slab of the building's five-acre foundation, which needs to be as much as three-feet deep. Nozzles...

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10,000 Truckloads of Dirt

As construction on Project Endeavor, our new Santa Clara building, enters its third month in October, work remains ahead of schedule. Our main objective this month is to complete the five-acre, 15-foot deep excavation project for Endeavor’s foundation, said John O'Brien, who heads Santa Clara real estate and site services. We'll also be putting in place a waterproof...

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Shoveling Begins on Five-Acre, 15-Foot Deep Hole for New Building

The big dig has begun on the site of our building in Santa Clara.The project calls for a five-acre, 15-foot deep hole – removing 120,000 tons of soil in the process – to create space for two stories of underground parking. That’s enough to pave a path three-feet wide and four-inches deep between our offices in Santa Clara and Beaverton, Oregon — a distance of 655 miles...

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Endeavor Featured in Silicon Valley's Top Paper

Endeavor, our new building, captured headlines this past weekend in Silicon Valley's hometown newspaper. The San Jose Mercury News features the striking new building and NVIDIAs approach to the construction of the massive project. Deb, who serves as Executive Vice President, Operations, is interviewed in a Q&A that covers the design process for...

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Recycling Abounds as Deconstruction Proceeds on West Campus

What can we salvage, recycle and reuse? These questions are posed daily as deconstruction progresses on the five buildings being taken down to prepare the site for our new building in Santa Clara.There’s no giant wrecking ball involved. Instead, construction crews make a careful pass through the building, removing hazardous materials, such as fluorescent light...

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New Campus Work Begins With Boxing Up Japanese Maples

Before heavy lifting begins shortly on creating our new Santa Clara building, we're turning our focus to preserving something already there – the trees. More than a dozen elegant Japanese maples, some more than 50 years old, are being excavated so we can store them offsite. The work requires first freeing their roots, then building a box around...

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