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Rice University South Plant – Houston, Texas, U.S.

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Building: Rice University South Plant
Location: 6100 Main Street Houston, TX 77005
Completion Time: 2008
Design Architect: Antoine Predock Associates, Morris Architects, Michael Graves
Engineers: Bridges & Paxton Consulting Engineers Inc.
Contractors: Miner-Dederick Constructors Inc., Project Control, Capp Electric, Cardinal Mechanical, Gowan Inc. (Mechanical Services), Choate Plumbing
Project Manager: Erik Knezevich

AE Interest: brick and limestone, glazed facades, steel armature clad with dichroic glass curtain wall, partial green roof, low-maintenance vegetation roof on drainage and aeration material insulation


Written by Fan Feng

August 31, 2010 at 7:16 pm

Posted in Built

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