Avalon West Chelsea

GMS designed the structure for this “L-shaped” residential building approximately 588,000 sf. The 575-foot length will be built without an expansion joint. The building is cast-in-place flat plate concrete floors supported on piles with a height that ranges from one story to thirty-one stories.  The street level will be filled with retail space.

GMS also performed the structural Special Inspections for cast-in-place concrete, precast concrete, welding, bolting, and steel erection.

Client: Avalon Bay Communities

Architect: SLCE Architects

Contractor: SBF, concrete subcontractor

2015 ACEC Engineering Excellence Platinum Award