Vibration control was a strong concern in this building and an extensive analysis was completed. A king post truss design for floor beams accommodates the strict vibration, mechanical and architectural requirements.
RDA successfully supported the architect’s vision of the globe inside the box with open dialog, provocative imaginings, and remarkable results. The iconic expression of the weightless orb is a true mark of the successful collaboration of the building’s team.
In late December of 2012 Mr. Geoffrey Harrison, President of the SDG Design Group approached Bob
The Traverwood Branch Library is a one story library building with underground parking that brought
This project was phase one of 3COM’s midwest corporate complex. It was created around an
The 201 Depot Street Office Building sits on the north side of Ann Arbor, situated in the flood
The 110,000 square foot science complex includes a grand atrium, suspended planetarium and
The University of Chicago Student Housing project is a 14 floor mixed-use collegiate residential
Structural Survey of historic masonry and steel frame factory buildings for adaptive reuse into an
The Science Complex at Albion College, Albion, MI was a project consisting of the renovation of
The client’s goal for the project is a dynamic environment celebrating student life while
The Curl Gymnasium has served Antioch College since 1928, with an addition in the 1960’s that