The Girls School of Austin

The Girls School of Austin

 “We appreciate DCI’s attention to detail and working with our team to create the intricate detailing that was part of the design concept.”

Mike Haddon from Haddon + Cowan Architects

 

Fostering Growth and Education in Austin: Engineering creative solutions for learning facilities

DCI Engineers provided structural design services for the redesign of the first private girl’s school in Austin, Texas.  With multiple buildings of varying size, this project required communication and early coordination with the entire design team.

Project Highlights

  • Consists of three one-story buildings and one two-story building.
  • The second floor is a heavy system of concrete on metal deck on open web steel joists, which issupported by cold form studs rather than steel beams.
  • Design drawings are produced in Revit.
Location: 
Austin, Texas
Square Feet: 
17,000-SF
Stories: 
1-2
Primary Material: 
Steel
Unreinforced Masonry
Type: 
Structural
Sector: 
Education

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