CS Associates, Inc.


Detroit, Michigan

This 870,000 sq. ft. Center is broken into four components; ten-story Office Tower, Training Center, Energy Center and Parking Garage. The Office Tower is a ten story steel frame structure used to house IRS computing functions. The Training Center is a one story steel structure for the training of IRS personnel. The Energy Center is a three story steel structure that contains the majority of the mechanical equipment for the project. The parking garage is a ten story precast structure for 850 cars, constructed of reinforced concrete frame and decks.

C S Associates' services included structural planning, analysis and design, computer modeling, preparation of contract documents and specifications, and field observation for all structures with the exception of the parking garage.

Architect: Lohan Associates, Inc., Chicago, Illinois
Developer: U S General Services Administration, Walsh, Higgins & Company