Florida Gulf Coast University - Margaret S. Sugden Welcome Center Fort Myers, Florida
TRC Worldwide Engineering, Inc. provided structural engineering design, construction administration and threshold inspection services on this single story, 6,900 square foot building to serve as a welcome and reception center. This area, opened in June 2004, is part of a "gateway" leading to the main campus of the University. The center houses a large reception area, offices for admissions staff, a 2,000 square foot theater-style orientation room, support facilities, and a canopy to shelter people entering and leaving the building.
|Key Structural Components|
Spread footing foundation system
Soil supported slab-on-grade
Architect: Andrea Clark Brown Architects, PA, AIA
Structural Engineers: TRC Worldwide Engineering, Inc.
New Construction: 6,900 GSF
Construction Cost: $1.2 million