Innovative structural design was employed for the complete architectural
and structural renovation of this c. 1887, 3-story, 23,100 square foot McGurck Building in the Gaslamp District of
downtown San Diego. A complete seismic upgrade included use of eccentric
braced frames and special moment resistive "tree" frames.
The building was developed in cooperation with Centre City Development
and is a historically designated structure. This project was recipient
an AIA Citation for Historic Preservation.
San Diego, California