Avenues: The World School
New York, NY
Avenues School is an eleven-story cast-in-place concrete former warehouse building. The structure was designed by Cass Gilbert and erected in 1927-28. The building is in the West Chelsea Historic District and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The building was altered to house the school in 2012. SUPERSTRUCTURES performed an investigation of observed defects in the exterior envelope of the building, and prepared a Building Conditions Report included cost estimates for recommended repairs and categorizing the work in three levels of priority. SUPERSTRUCTURES subsequently provided design services to address building envelope repairs and is currently providing Construction Administration services.