Parcel J Apartment Building - New London, CT

Architect RD Collab

Project Cost Undisclosed

Address New London, CT

Sited on a long-vacant yet prominent lot in New London, Connecticut, the proposed 120,000 s.f., four story apartment building will be the largest construction project in New London since New London Harbour Towers.

THE CHALLENGE

The challege in framing these large multi-family buildings is keeping the framing economical while allowing other building systems (i.e. mechanical, electrical and plumbing,) to traverse the building without using fropped framing or soffits.

Parcel J Apartment Building Construction
4

Stories

120,000+

Total Sq. Ft.

Wood Framing
with Structural Steel Frames

THE SOLUTION

e2 framed the structure using 16″ deep open web wood floor and roof trusses toi allow for the passage of electrical and plumbing systems. The