Case Studies

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Wood trusses, design collaboration support California school build

Wood trusses, design collaboration support California school build

A new school was built in California’s Imperial Valley. When the project was initially launched and coordinated by Sanders Architecture, RedBuilt’s open web trusses were chosen by their engineering partner, Orie2.

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Trusses used in design for innovative food bank

Trusses used in design for innovative food bank

Open web roof trusses and LVL wood were used to satisfy design needs and budgetary constraints in a non-profit food bank and integrated service center. The building’s external, structural transparency was matched by its semi-industrial interior, with a warm, inviting aesthetic that included a mixture of metal and wood materials.

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Building an Oregon school with RedBuilt roof and floor trusses

Building an Oregon school with RedBuilt roof and floor trusses

The Gilkey International Middle School project featured a wave-shaped roof that proved to be an interesting challenge for engineers and framers, as well as a concrete-topped floor that required analysis of floor performance over time. Read about how we helped make this a reality.

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Prefabricated table forms keep parking garage on time and on budget

Prefabricated table forms keep parking garage on time and on budget

“The project schedule and site logistics were a challenge from the start,” says Steve Murray, field operations manager at McClone Construction. “There was not time in the schedule or room on site for us to fabricate the deck tables needed for the parking structure. We needed tables that could be delivered and ready to use immediately, and RedBuilt provided that.”

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X-Shaped School Creates Unique Framing Challenges

X-Shaped School Creates Unique Framing Challenges

The architectural vision provided by Hacker Architects created a unique-shaped building set together with complex angles. Wood was selected for its economical benefits, along with the desire for aesthetic appeal with exposed material.

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Installing exposed trusses and solving a skylight dilemma

Installing exposed trusses and solving a skylight dilemma

When the team at Worman Resources Inc., a development and construction company in Kelowna, British Columbia, started designing a two-story, mixed-use building in a trendy neighborhood in Kelowna’s South Pandosy District, they knew they wanted to include exposed trusses.

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Floor strength for a second story basketball court

Floor strength for a second story basketball court

When you think of a typical basketball gymnasium, you probably imagine a court built on top of a ground-level slab on grade with nothing underneath. But for the Lighthouse Baptist Church multi-purpose building in La Verne, California, putting the gym floor at ground level wasn’t an option.

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How RedBuilt roof trusses helped support Utah businesses

How RedBuilt roof trusses helped support Utah businesses

Read about how RedBuilt roof trusses and structural reveals were used in 106 Exchange, a 60,442 square foot professional office space that now stands in South Jordan, Utah.

Through hands-on, knowledgeable customer care, as well as close collaboration, a space was created true to the architects’ vision using RedBuilt roof trusses.

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Creating an All-Wood, Mixed-Use, Mid-Rise Structure

Creating an All-Wood, Mixed-Use, Mid-Rise Structure

The 951 is made up of 74,500 square feet of mixed-use space. Around 4,100 square feet designated for retail use on the first level with the rest dedicated to the 68 apartments on the upper floors. Seven of those apartments are two-story units, combining a street-level workspace with private stairs leading to the living quarters above.

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