Mariano’s 16th & Clark
This multi-level retail and parking structure is located in the south loop area of Chicago. The project consists of first level retail and second/third level parking includes TT's which include white cement for reflectivity. The second level of parking includes a membrane and insulation to prevent water penetration into the retail area. The project also included load bearing architectural panels with two colors of embedded thin brick in a consistent pattern around the entire structure. The precast structure included precast stair shafts and precast stairs, elevator shafts, precast beams/columns, load bearing spandrels and solid slabs. The project was erected with a joint venture of Ujamaa Construction/Power Construction and was designed by Solomon Cordwell Buenz. Waubonsee Development erected this project.