Portfolio Category: Tilt-Up

Fellowship Alliance Chapel

This 69,000-square-foot religious facility was constructed in nine months using the site cast tilt-up construction method. One of the biggest challenges of the project was the 156-foot clear span from the back of the sanctuary to the altar. To accommodate the desired height of the sanctuary, the team created 61-foot tall panels. The facility also contains a cantilevered balcony and a stepped-down floor in...
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Linn Energy

Linn Energy wanted to create a new office space that would attract talent to the growing gas corporation. The architect chose tilt-up concrete construction to reduce project costs and shorten the delivery schedule. The resulting dynamic four-story, 110,000-square-foot structure was delivered ahead of schedule and within budget. To create large glazed openings, a series of spandrel panels were used between full height panels.  Corner spandrels were suspended from full-height framing and...
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Daikin Industries – Goodman Manufacturing Operations

At more than 4 million square feet, this facility is the world's largest tilt-up concrete building, according to the Tilt-Up Concrete Association (TCA). The project was built near Houston for Daikin Industries, Ltd., the leading global manufacturer in heating, cooling and refrigerant products. The new $417-million campus, designed by Powers Brown Architecture (architect) and LJB Inc. (engineer), became operational in mid-2016. The owner requested that all functions be housed in the same structure....
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Katy Ranch Crossing

 Katy Ranch Crossing is the first phase of a two-building office development located west of downtown Houston. This six-story, load-bearing tilt-up office building was constructed with a lower four-story panel, and a two-story panel stacked on top, with a total height of 92 feet.

The 158,000-square-foot office is vertical in its proportions, which differentiates it from many tilt-up projects. To camouflage the regularity of the 25-foot panel...

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