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Lakewood Cemetery Garden Mausoleum – Minneapolis, MN

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Building: Lakewood Cemetery Garden Mausoleum
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Architect and Engineer: HGA Architects and Engineers
Structural Engineer: HGA- Paul Asp, Soon Sim Hakes
Civil Engineer: HGA- Jim Husnik,
General Contractor: M.A. Mortenson Co.
Landscape Architect: Halvorson Design Partnership
Construction: Completed in 2012
Cost: $25,200,000
Size: 24,500 sq. feet

AE Interest: Challenge: needed a large building that wouldn’t overwhelm the site, slit-face gray granite exterior hand-set, clerestory to let light in, green roof and subterranean rooms with skylights create hybrid structure combining building and landscape, use of bronze and marble, set windows with glazing tape.

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Written by oconnorclaire

October 25, 2018 at 9:06 am

Posted in Built

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