Portfolio Tag: excellence in achievement

Palm Beach Atlantic University (PBAU) Rinker Sports Center

The Rinker Sports Center concept was originally designed as a conventional structural system of CMU block and cast-in-place columns and beams. Since all members of the design team were familiar with the benefits of tilt-up construction, the concept was changed to take advantage of efficiencies of the tilt-up method. The architecture style of the building is primarily Mediterranean, and tilt-up afforded the architect the flexibility to introduce finishes, such as different...
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Florida International University Wellness & Recreation Center

LJB provided structural design for this $25 million expansion of FIU’s Wellness & Recreation Center, which encompasses 72,000 square feet and includes a three-court basketball gymnasium, fitness space, a strength-training room, additional locker rooms, modern student lounge areas, and an elevated .1 mile indoor running track. The track follows a radiused tilt-up panel exterior wall system that boasts expansive glass panels that provide natural light through the entire elevated indoor...
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