13: Structural Insulated Sheathing | Hilton Hotel

33m 03s | 2022 Jun 03
In this episode, Cherise is joined by Aaron Kalfen, Project Architect, Senior Associate, and Office Design Leader at DLR Group - Chicago. Aaron has a constant curiosity about all encompassing lessons learned, including everything from project delivery and beyond. Aaron shares his expertise and lessons learned designing the new Hilton Hotel in Jacksonville, Florida. The soon to be under construction hotel is adjacent to the globally renowned Mayo Clinic campus and is intended to serve patients, visitors, and travelers alike. To see project photos and details discussed, visit arcat.com/podcast

This project provided unique challenges and opportunities - a shocking number of various cladding materials that elevated the building's complexity, special design load requirements for every exterior product on the building, a heightened level of universal and accessible design, and much more


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Cherise Lakeside, FCSI, CDT
Senior Spec Writer | RDH Building Science
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Aaron Kalfen
Project Architect, Senior Associate, and Office Design Leader | DLR Group