Tour of Thornton Tomasetti Inc., Structural Engineers, in the IBM building
When: Wednesday, March 2, 2016, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Start in lobby, 330 N. Wabash Avenue (former IBM Building), and please bring a photo I.D.
A tour of the world-renowned Chicago structural engineering practice, a 2015 merger between Thornton Tomasetti and Weidlinger. This firm, with over 30 offices worldwide, has been involved in such outstanding and major projects as the one-kilometer-high Kingdom Tower at Jedda, Saudi Arabia, by Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture of Chicago. Shown in the photo above, their Baku National Stadium in Azerbaijan. Shown in the photo below, their Harper Center of the Booth Business School at the University of Chicago, then under construction. This is a great opportunity, and sure to fill up fast (so please reserve early).
Cost: Free to both members and non-member guests.
RSVP: For further details, and to reserve a spot, please contact Judy Freeman by email: jrfree3500@aol or phone, 773-929-0329.