58 Projects

2015 Chicago Architecture Biennial, Lakeshore Kiosk Competition

Chicago
,
IL
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As part of a broader initiative to enhance the lakefront, the Chicago Architecture Biennial solicited design submissions for four new kiosks. These new kiosks complement more than forty existing...

Boston Society of Architects, Catenary Compression: The Tensile Vault at Bigger than a Breadbox, Smaller than a Building

Boston
,
MA
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The 2015 exhibition, Bigger than a Breadbox, Smaller than a Building, featured large-scale installations in the Boston Society of Architects (BSA) Space. SGH provided structural engineering and...

53 State Street Roof Deck Boston

53 State Street Roof Deck

Boston
,
MA
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Exchange Place at 53 State Street includes the 1896 Boston Stock Exchange and the modern glass-clad tower. The new roof deck serves as a showpiece space for Exchange Place offering entertaining...

Butterworth Center & Deere-Wiman House

Moline
,
IL
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Located in Moline’s Overlook District, the Deere-Wiman House and Butterworth Center were constructed in 1872 and 1892, respectively. These neighboring, historic mansions are now managed by a non-...

The Littleton Trials

Littleton
,
MA
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With the Littleton Trials, students at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design investigated New England forestry practices, mass timber construction, and wood’s heat transfer behavior. They...

Boston Mercantile Wharf

Mercantile Wharf

Boston
,
MA
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Adapted in the 1970s, the Mercantile Wharf Building now includes four levels of apartments over ground-floor retail space. SGH completed a condition assessment of the timber-framed and masonry...

1000 Stone Place

Melrose
,
MA
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Previously part of the Boston Rubber Shoe Company, the mill buildings at 1000 Stone Place date back to the late 1800s. Wood Partners wanted to redevelop the property as luxury apartments. The...

Washington Mills Lofts

Washington Mills Lofts

Lawrence
,
MA

Formerly a textile mill, Washington Mills Lofts is now a trendy apartment building taking advantage of the mill’s tall ceiling heights and large windows. With exposed brick and timber framing, the...

1625 North Ode Street Arlington, VA

1625 North Ode Street

Arlington
,
VA
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In August 2011, the apartment building at 1625 North Ode Street experienced differential settlement and damage after the excavation support at an adjacent construction site failed. SGH assessed...

Shangri La Honolulu

Shangri La

Honolulu
,
HI
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Built in 1937 as Doris Duke’s Hawaiian estate, Shangri La is now open to the public for viewing the heiress’s extensive collection of Islamic art. One of Hawaii’s most architecturally significant...

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