Kennedy School Seismic Upgrade and Remodel, Portland, Oregon
Structural System: Seismic upgrade/remodel of an old early 1900 elementary school. Original roof was ship-lap diaphragm over wood joist. Existing walls were unreinforced clay tile blocks.
Special Features: New plywood roof and reinforced clay tile walls. New shear walls were added in the existing classrooms which were divided into hotel rooms.
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