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Nova Southeastern University - William & Norma Horvitz Administration Building Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Nova Southeastern University - William & Norma Horvitz Administration Building

TRC Worldwide Engineering, Inc. provided structural engineering design and construction administration services on this new two-story, 62,000 square foot student services and administration building that overlooks a lake and fronts the main entrance boulevard to the campus. Offices are organized around a two-story rotunda. The use of architectural precast on the exterior provided an economical way to replicate the feel and detail of nearby older buildings that feature limestone façades.

Key Structural Components
Majority of precast panels are two-story window units, measuring 10' wide and 32' high
18" diameter bullnose at second floor line and building parapet to create a strong shadow line
 
Design Team
Architect: Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart & Associates, Inc.
Structural Engineers: TRC Worldwide Engineering, Inc.
New Construction: 62,000 GSF
Construction Cost: $3 million
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