Location: New Haven, CT
Client: Choice Hotels/Highside Construction (Denver, CO)
Architect: Baskervill (Richmond, VA)
Description: Preconstruction and Construction Manager at Risk for a new 75,000 sf, 6-story hotel in downtown New Haven. The hotel, which provides 130 guest rooms, features amenity services on the first floor and residential guest levels above. First floor amenities include custom bar, business center, meeting rooms, board rooms, fitness center, reception, lobby lounge, and marketplace. The building’s structure is traditional cast-in-place concrete foundations supported by aggregate piers. The first floor is structural steel and concrete podium, with the guest levels above consisting of load bearing light gauge metal stud framing supporting metal deck and lightweight concrete topping slabs.