IIT Student Residence

Architects:
JAHN, Chicago/USA

Planning time:
2001 – 2002

Construction time:
2002 – 2003

Services rendered by Werner Sobek:
structural engineering

Client:
IIT State Street Corporation, Chicago/USA

Photographer:
Doug Snower, Chicago/USA

The complex at the IIT in Chicago, IL, consists of three U-shaped buildings made of cast in place reinforced concrete. The buildings have a total floor area of 110,000 square feet (10,200 m²) and accommodate 367 students. The buildings are connected by a series of steel and glass sound walls towards the elevated train located directly on one side of the building.

 

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