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Kimbell Museum Addition – Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

Posted in Under Construction by Gregory Brooks on October 14, 2009

Click here to watch video of COMPLETED building.

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Click here for an [animated video tour] of the new building.
Click here for timelapse videos of the construction: aerial, columns.

Building: Kimbell Museum Addition
Location: Fort Worth, Texas

Architect: Renzo Piano Building Workshop
Architect of Record: Kendall/Heaton Architects
Structural Engineer: Guy Nordenson and Associates
Local Engineer: BDD BrocketteDavisDrake
Construction: H.C. Beck Group
Construction from 2010-2012

AE Interest: 104′ span laminated douglas-fir beams, Cast concrete walls, steel/glass roof, underground, context, approach/entry sequence, expressed structure/detail. `

UT tour Fort Worth

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