Location: Detroit, MI Contract Value: $5,945,200 Size: 50,000 SF | 4 Stories Year Completed: 2011 Client: Southwest Solutions Financing: New Market Tax Credits Architect: Shelter Design Studio
Awards: Governor's Reinventing Michigan Award 2011 | AGC Build Michigan Award 2011
This project is an adaptive reuse of a former Albert Kahn-designed cigar manufacturing facility and warehouse. Historic rehabilitation of the timber-framed structure transformed it into a medical facility and offices providing administrative, counseling and education services.
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Timber frame and ceilings before restoration.
Timber frame and ceilings after restoration.
An innovative fresh air intake was designed by utilizing the building’s original but presently unused chimney space.
966 Livernois, Troy, MI 48083 | 248.334.2470 882 Oakman Blvd, Suite G, Detroit, MI 48238 | 313.297.6724