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Ohio State University - South High Rise Residence Hall

Staggered Truss chosen as it works best with design and construction schedule; saved space with smaller columns and areas with column-free interior; provided ability to meet requirements for a lower floor-to-floor height; expansion / infill project between existing residence halls on campus; Design Architect: Sasaki Associates - Boston Architect of Record: Schooley Caldwell Associates Structural Engineer: Shelley Metz Baumann Hawk Construction Manager: Smoot Construction

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  • Project Category: University residence halls
  • Location: Columbus, OH
  • Year Completed: 2013
  • Photo Credit: Photos - Renderings courtesy of Schooley Caldwell Associates; construction photos by American Institute of Steel Construction