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Analysis to be preformed are geared towards improving one or more of the following topics for the project: Value Engineering, Constructability and Schedule Reduction.

 

Analysis 1– Utilize steel construction in the hosing units to replace interior masonry construction and wood roof structure.

 

Analysis 2 – Use a precast concrete façade for schedule reduction.

 

Research – Blast performance in buildings and application of blast resistant materials

 

Breadth Topic 1 – Design steel structural system for housing units to replace masonry and wood roof structure

 

Breadth Topic 2 – Change heating system in housing units to centralized hydronic

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