Parking Structures

Lehigh Valley Hospital East Allentown, Pennsylvania

Lehigh Valley Hospital East

TRC Worldwide Engineering provided design and detailing services for this 855-car total precast concrete deck. The structure is 5 levels and measures 184' x 332'. It contains one full stair/elevator tower and a punch thru stair from the 1st floor up thru the roof level. The parking deck has 48'-0 wide bays with (3) 16'-0 wide double tees in each bay. This was the first project that TRC had ever been involved with that utilized a 16'-0 wide tee.

Key Structural Components
11" thick x 5'-8 high x 48' long spandrels
16'-0 wide x 30" deep double tees
14'-5 high x 47'-0 long x 1'-0 thick lite walls with openings for security screening
L-shaped precast stair units supported by a double cantilever wall below.
305,000 SF Parking Area
Design Team
Construction Manager: The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
Architect: Venturi, Scott Brown & Associates, Inc.
Structural Engineers: Tim Haahs & Associates, Inc
Precast Concrete Manufacturer: High Concrete Group LLC
Precast Specialty Engineer: TRC Worldwide Engineering, Inc.
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