Nova Southeastern University - William & Norma Horvitz Administration Building Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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
Architect: Smallwood, Reynolds, Stewart, Stewart & Associates, Inc.
Structural Engineers: TRC Worldwide Engineering, Inc.
New Construction: 62,000 GSF
Construction Cost: $3 million