Spy Museum Presentation for NCSEA Award Webinar Series

June 30, 2021 - 1:00pm

On Wednesday June 30, 2021, SK&A Principal, Walid Choueiri, PE, SE, and Associate, Daniel Cocciardi, PE, SE, presented a webinar on the International Spy Museum for the National Council of Structural Engineers Associations (NCSEA) first-ever Award Webinar Series.  The project was awarded Outstanding Project in the category of New Buildings $80 Million to $200 Million by NCSEA in November 2020.

The International Spy Museum is a vertical expansion, renovation, and adaptive re-use project featuring museum exhibition, office, retail, classrooms, and event spaces, a glass atrium at the western side, and a rooftop terrace.  The webinar covered topics such as the building programing, structural steel framing, column layout, lateral strengthening of existing structure, and design features including the atrium/veil structure and monumental stairs, as well as lessons learned.