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Chinese Hospital
  New Acute Care Hospital and Skilled Nursing Facility
845 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA
Tim Ariosto
Structural Option

User Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP, please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work-in-progress for this thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the intrepretation of Tim Ariosto. Changes and discrepencies in no way imply that the original designed contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements, and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.

Special Thanks to Jacobs Carter Burgess and the Chinese Hospital for the permission, guidance, materials, and images used for this thesis project.

Welcome to Tim Ariosto's Senior Thesis e-Portfolio
The Capstone Project Electronic Portfolio (CPEP) is a web‐based project and information center. It contains material produced for a year‐long Senior Thesis class. Its purpose, in addition to providing central storage of individual assignments, is to foster communication and collaboration between student, faculty consultant, course instructors, and industry consultants. This website is dedicated to the research and analysis conducted via guidelines provided by the Department of Architectural Engineering. For an explanation of this capstone design course and its requirements click here.
Date Event
5/2/2010 CPEP Site Complete and Ready for Final Review
5/2/2010 Thesis Research Posted
5/2/2010 Final Presentation Posted
5/2/2010 Reflection Posted
4/7/2010 Final Report Posted
3/29/2010 Presentation Outline posted
2/1/2010 Revised Proposal posted
Revised Proposal posted
Proposal posted
Technical Report 3 posted
Technical Report 2 posted
Building Statistics II posted
Thesis Abstract posted
Technical Report 1 posted
Abstract paper draft submitted
Building Statistics Part I posted
Biography Posted
CPEP website fully functional
Building Statistics Part I due
Fall Semester Begins
Owner Approval Received



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