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To gain a design understanding of steel as a structural material, students were asked to design a Chicago Fire Station at one of two urban sites … Read More
To gain a design understanding of steel as a structural material, students were asked to design a Chicago Fire Station at one of two urban sites within the city. Read Less
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Chicago Fire Station    
Fall Semester 2008, Professor Romina Canna
Architecture Studio V

To gain a design understanding of steel as a primary structural material, students were asked todesign a Chicago Fire Station at one of two urban sites within the city.

My site, located at the intersection of Hubbard and Wells, presented an interesting sitecondition where the tracks of the elevated train system directly intersected the site affectingpossible height attainable by the building and restrictions as to the movement of fire trucks through the site.
Site
Site Plan
Movement Diagrams
Ground Floor Plan
Mid-Level Floor Plan
Second Level Floor Plan
Longitudinal Section
Transverse Section
Wall Section Detail
3-D Massing Model
Interior Rendering
Interior Rendering
Interior Rendering