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The Farcroft Building
The Farcroft Building
The Farcroft Building
The Farcroft Building

The Farcroft Building

13-story high rise with brick and terra cotta cladding

PROBLEM

Building compression, environmental conditions, and steel corrosion led to the following:

  • Missing/Spalling Terra Cotta pieces
  • Spalling Brick Masonry
  • Deteriorated/Open Mortar Joints

SOLUTION

Erect scaffolding on all building elevations to complete the following repairs:

  • Salvage/Reinstall Terra Cotta
  • Replacement of Terra Cotta pieces
  • Install new steel shelf angles and anchorage

CLIENT

Tawani Enterprises, Inc.

PROJECT SIZE

13-story high rise

ENGINEER / ARCHITECT

Harboe Architects http://www.harboearch.com/

ROLE

Fa├žade Restoration

LOCATION

Chicago, IL

MARKET

Residential

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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