Project Details

 
Hard Rock Hotel Chicago
Hard Rock Hotel Chicago
Hard Rock Hotel Chicago

Hard Rock Hotel Chicago

Exterior restoration

PROBLEM

Severe Water Infiltration at the buildings corners, shelf angles, and window locations led to the following issues:

  • Interior damage to the structural steel elements
  • Cracking and spalling of the decorative terra cotta pieces
  • Cracking and spalling of the brick masonry
  • Loss of adhesion on the sealant joints

SOLUTION

BAMR completed the following repairs throughout the building's facade:

  • Removal and replacement of window perimeter sealant
  • Rout and seal of masonry using sealant
  • Removal and replacement of decorative terra cotta units with new stainless steel anchorage
  • Cleaning, painting and replacement of corroded steel support members
  • Grinding and tuckpointing of masonry joints

CLIENT

Hard Rock Hotel Chicago

PROJECT SIZE

Not Applicable

ENGINEER / ARCHITECT

Eskenazi, Farrell, Fodor (Engineer) / McGuire Igleski & Associates (Architect) http://www.eff175.com and http://www.miarchitects.com/

ROLE

Masonry/General Contractor

LOCATION

Chicago, IL

MARKET

Historical Landmarks

Commercial

Hospitality

Honors and Awards
ENR's Top 400
189
Number of Years in Business
126
Percent of Repeat Clients
70
Safety EMR Rating
0.57
LEED Accredited Professionals
25+
Contractor Score
2376
CM-BIM Certified Professionals
5
Subcontrators