HEAR FROM THE ARCHITECTS

"Our aspiration was to be scarless. We wanted the memory of the weld to be very discreet."

– Christopher Boskey

2.1 AESS Specification Pre-Bid Reference

How do we define and control the finish quality specifications of exposed structural steel?

A local fabricator agreed to test out overhead welds in order to ensure that the detail expectation was feasible on site.

Creating a pre-bid mockup reflecting the desired finish quality prevented conflicts during the construction period.