TITLE

Preserving 10 Light Street's Exterior Façade with Restoration

AUTHOR(S)
Hovermale, John
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Construction Specifier;Nov2013, Vol. 66 Issue 11, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Built in the late 1920s, the Art Deco 10 Light Street is the first skyscraper in Baltimore. A detailed façade inspection was recently completed using 29 swing stage drops for close access--this led to a restoration project for the more than 325 m² (3500 sf) of Italian marble, replacing it with a durable quartzite from Brazil. This article examines what occurred during the reconstruction.
ACCESSION #
91986688

 

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