Lucent Technologies Opens New Canadian HeadquartersJune 20, 2000 by Jeff Shepard
Lucent Technologies (Murray Hill, NJ) hosted more than 1,000 guests at the grand opening of its new Canadian headquarters on June 20, 2000. The $50 million, 200,000 square foot building will house up to 850 employees and is located in Markham, Ontario.The building uses advanced building techniques, including a glass floor which shows the high tech elements working beneath it, which is referred to as "smart" building technologies. It also includes a Bell Labs wireless innovation laboratory. The new building consolidates Lucent's Toronto area offices and warehouse.