SPORTS + REC PROJECTS
Apex Engineers donated the consulting time needed for this project of the School of Architecture, Design, and Planning at the University of Kansas. Apex oversaw the structural design for this rammed earth structure at the beginning of the Roth Trailhead. The project includes the wall, canopy, and an outdoor classroom. In April of 2013, this project was featured as the Kansas Building of the Week by American-Architects.
Location: Lawrence, KS
Client: Dirt Works Studio
During the year long project, Apex prepared the construction drawings for the rooftop deck and solar canopy, special inspections, and on-site consultation. The solar canopy was designed to provide for the entirety the buildings energy needs. The entire system is suspended above the existing roof plane and included working with custom fabricated steel tube trusses.
Location: Kansas City, MO
Client: Framework Design
Blue Valley Rec
design services for the renovations to this shelter at the Blue Valley Recreation Center. Complex site conditions required several site visits by our engineers. In the field, Apex provided consultation regarding steel repair for support column and the addition of masonry veneers to the existing columns.
Location: Overland Park, KS
Client: DRAW Architecture + Urban Design