Location: Columbia, SC
Owner: University of South Carolina
Located on Senate Street across the street from the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center is the site of the new 65,000 square foot Alumni Center for the University of South Carolina Alumni Association.
The project plans for the multi-function office and assembly hall to include 13 meeting / conference rooms and 10,000 square feet of flexible space for events. The steel-framed building consists of a 31,000 square foot first floor at ground level with a stacked second and third level, each being approximately 17,000 square feet. The building fenestration consists of large arched glazed openings and intricate brick and GFRC detailing requiring significant structural attention to the detailing of the exterior wall framing and supplemental structure.