Storrs Center Structure
Architect Kent+Frost Landscape Architects
Project Cost Undisclosed
Address Storrs, CT
New structural steel outdoor at Storrs Marketplace highlighting the entry to the University of Connecticut
Client required structure to have “fin-like” qualities in the major support frame along with telescoping structural steel columns.
Custon "Fin-Like" Frame Members
Telescoping Structural Steel Columns
The structural steel framing consisted of all custom shapes that had to be modeled for their physical properties and then inserted into a Finite Element Analysis (FEA) software for analysis.