Innovative Housing Blocks

Portland, Oregon

In order to meet the desire for high-density urban living, a marriage of fabricated steel structural systems, cutting edge erection technologies, and modular components allows greater amounts of median income residential in central cities.

  • Affordable economic living
  • Micro and super-efficient unit design
  • Abundant daylight/air access
  • High density – floor area and site area
  • Institutional Investment grade property
  • Structure: hybrid composite ultra lightweight metal framing and concrete floor systems
  • Low water and electrical usage
  • Sustainable
  • Factory fabricated, light weight, panelized steel framing for to High Rises
  • Modular concrete stair and elevator cores meeting sever seismic zone criteria
  • Super insulated, hybrid window and wall modular system using passive house principles
  • Green roof and storm water quality components
  • Factory fabricated, modular kitchen and bathroom elements
  • 15% reduction in construction schedule
  • 25% savings over comparable, conventional post-tensioned concrete construction
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