Cardinal Hall of Fame Restaurant - Louisville, KY
10,000 sq. ft. Steel frame structure with a bar joist roof system
Hard Rock Café - Orlando, FL
Hard Rock Café/Theater, Orlando, Florida: A very complex facility for 1800 seat music theater and 600 seat café. The floor plan was free form with very few straight walls. The building had two full levels plus a basement. The framing was composite steel construction for floors and roof. The theater roof had 126 foot span fabricated steel trussed supporting a concrete roof for sound attenuation. The theater was elliptical in plan and had a twenty-two foot cantilevered parapet which mimicked the Roman Coliseum including the crumbling wall. The construction cost was $32 million.