Arts & Industries Building

Project Details

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Project Description

Scaffold Resource furnished & installed a scaffold access system for multiple trade access to the 50,000 sq ft. façade of the intricately shaped Smithsonian Arts & Industries building, the first U.S National Museum. We maintained the structural integrity of the building while the existing roof of the building was removed by providing a waterproof deck. This deck created a work platform for restoration experts and ensured the interior of the building was dry & protected from weather. Our engineer’s custom designed a netting to cover the scaffold and used compression tie-ins as to not penetrate the façade while holding the net in place during high wind loads.

full system scaffolding on Arts and Industry building in Washington, DC by Scaffold Resouce

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  • Date: Friday, July 12, 2024
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