Carson Pirie Scott

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Contract Value: $7,500,000

Project Timeframe: 2004-2006

Summary of Work

 

Historical restoration of this landmark structure. Scope of work included terra cotta repairs, installation of a new ornamental cornice and supporting steel structure, brick rebuilding, tuckpointing, shelf angle repairs, caulking, and chemical cleaning of facade.


Project Highlight/Challenge

The installation of a new GFRC cornice at the top of the building along with a new steel support system presented a unique challenge due to the complexity of the work and the amount of pedestrian activity at this location.


Contact Information

Architects:
Harboe Architects
Mr. Robert Score
Office: (312) 977-0333

Owner:
Joseph Freed & Associates
Mr. Norris Eber
Office: (847) 215-5324

1021 Maryland Avenue Dolton, IL 60419

(708) 849-8246