Mendenhall Station

High Point, North Carolina

The transportation center, with its glowing canopy, is equipped with data technology and sound system so that it can be transformed into an event space

High Point, North Carolina

City of High Point

Completion Date

50,000 SF

Project Type
New Construction, Transportation Center

Professional Credits
Walter Robbs Callahan & Pierce Architects, PA
Civil Engineer: Davis-Martin-Powell

Mendenhall Station, located along Commerce Street is a transportation center designed to reduce vehicular congestion and promote a more pedestrian-friendly environment for the International Home Furnishings Market in downtown High Point. The design includes a 50,000-SF steel space-frame canopy system with a laminated glass roof, and four bus traffic lanes, each with nine bus loading bay areas.

Creative lighting gives the canopy a glowing quality at night and provides additional illumination at ground level. A new kiosk provides timely updates and transportation information to Market visitors. The facility is wired with the latest in data technology to allow for future connectivity and flexibility, and also features special sound and electrical components to accommodate special outdoor events and performances.

Matt Messick, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

Send a Message

Sector Contact

Get in contact with us for your next project.

Featured Projects

At Michael Graves, we create designs that clients dream of. We care not only about what we create; we care whom we create it for.