PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

A 7-story, steel-framed building

ADDITIONAL PROJECT FACTS:

  • 224,000 square feet
  • Secure underground parking
  • Concentric two-story braced and rigid moment frames
  • Belled caissons

A 224,000-sq.-ft., seven-story justice center housing courts, court-related offices, and support facilities, including secure underground parking for 23 vehicles. A steel-framed building utilizing composite slabs on composite steel beams. The lateral resisting systems consisted of concentric two-story braced frames and rigid moment frames. Building columns supported on belled caissons.

Lorain County Justice Center East Elevation Construction South Elevation Under Construction 2-Story Concentric Bracing

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