K-1007

Oak Ridge, Tennessee

To solve the elevator deficiency, a new glass-enclosed stair was inserted into the entry form. This freed the existing stair space to be reconfigured to house the new accessible elevator.

Year:

2007

Type:

Adaptive Reuse

Square Footage:

2,200sf

Location:

Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Awards:

Budget:

$600,000

Project Notes:

Designed to ‘float’ within the stair tower, a continuous ribbon-like steel plate forms the tread and riser supports and cantilevers off both sides of a single steel stringer. Pre-cast concrete treads then sit upon neoprene padding.