The architectural design called for an exposed structure in the two-story office element with a barrel roof. We priced six options to find the most economical and visually appealing solution which consisted of radius W-beams, 3â€ steel deck, and barrel joist-girders. Bowstring joists were also used for the parking covers as an architectural feature.
Size : 158,000 sq.ft.
Materials : Steel joists, W-beams, steel joist girders, bowstring joists and girders, steel deck.
Scope : Roof and floor structures, parking covers.
Structural Design : The Structures Group