PROJECTS > HIGH-RISE > Sun America, 1999 Avenue of the Stars - Los Angeles, California

Project Details:

The Sun America Center is a 39-story, steel office tower that is 1.2 million square feet and has four levels of subterranean parking.

 

 

Solution:

NYA designed a dual seismic resisting system that consists of a ductile modified tube coupled with eccentric steel-braced frames in the core. NYA provided an optimized steel solution with 21 pounds per square foot. A mega-transfer beam was designed to create a column-free lobby space.
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