FERRARI MOE, LLP
Architects & Engineers

Hastings Page

 

the tower at Hastings college of the law

These student residences sit inside a beautiful 1930's tower of terra cotta.

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project specifics

100 McAllister Street, San Francisco

248 Student Accommodations
28 Stories
Building's Wikipedia Page

project team

Owner: UC Hastings
Contractor: Alpha Restorations & Waterproofing
Consultant: EPIC Scan

 
 
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windows

The original wood windows are in dire need of replacement, but given the height and extreme exposure, only high performance windows will be adequate. We're working with the State Historic Preservation Office (SHIPO) to find a suitable replacement.

 
 

project scope

This residential building towering over Market Street and the Tenderloin, needed restoration of its masonry and terra-cotta cladding, window replacements, repair to rusting steel elements, and anchoring of an ornamental parapet wall.

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parapet wall

Fourteen floors above the sidewalk, this large parapet wall needed bracing.

 Ornamental terra cotta detailing as viewed from the street-side

Ornamental terra cotta detailing as viewed from the street-side

 
 
 Parapet structural detail

Parapet structural detail

 

structural

Utilizing our in-house structural team, were were able to creatively restore and anchor the parapet wall while keeping the facade historically accurate.

 Parapet Plan

Parapet Plan

 
 Parapet Street Side

Parapet Street Side

 
 Parapet Blind Side

Parapet Blind Side