FedEx Institute of Technology

Created through the joint vision of the FedEx Corporation and the University of Memphis, the Institute provides the infrastructure for IT development and fosters an environment for interdisciplinary research. The 93,000-square foot facility is adaptable to meet changing technologies and educational needs.   Throughout the planning, research addressed the functions and aesthetics of work environments and interior furnishings to ensure long-term suitability and flexibility for the facility.

Additional Information

LOCATION:  The University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee

CLIENT:  The University of Memphis

SIZE:  93,000 square feet

LRK SERVICES:  architecture, interior design and environmental graphic design; joint venture with The Crump Firm


Buildings New Construction Awards

  • Winner Public/Government Category

AIA Tennessee

  • Award of Merit

Associated Builders and Contractors (West Tennessee Chapter) Excellence in Construction 

  • Award New Public Sector Construction




Commercial Building Products