Project Details

 
LaSalle Bank Theater
LaSalle Bank Theater

LaSalle Bank Theater

Exterior repair work

PROBLEM

Water infiltration and building movement caused the following problems:

  • Open and cracked mortar joints in the terra cotta
  • Spalling and missing terra cotta pieces
  • Corrosion of underlying structural steel anchors and elements
  • Failure of adhesion at sealant joints

SOLUTION

BAMR restored the terra cotta façade on all four elevations of the building as follows:

  • New and salvaged terra cotta pieces were reinstalled with stainless steel anchorage
  • Grinding and tuckpointing of masonry joints
  • Replacement of sealant at sky joints and window perimeters
  • Replacement, cleaning and painting of structural steel elements

CLIENT

Monroe Presentations, LLC

PROJECT SIZE

Not Applicable

ENGINEER / ARCHITECT

Koenigsberg Associates

ROLE

Masonry/General Contractor

LOCATION

Chicago, IL

MARKET

Historical Landmarks

Commercial

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
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