Charles H. Shaw Technology and Learning Center

FARR Associates  
Chicago, Illinois  
A $20 million conversion of the 100-year-old historic Power House, once used for the Sears Roebuck & Co. Headquarters, for use as a new Technical High School serving 440 students. Structural requirements for the 70,000 SF project include the renovation and retrofit of existing framing, and addition of new framed levels within the building, with new elevator and connecting stairs. Exterior work includes new multilevel exiting integrated with an inactive rail spur catenary and hopper structure and the reconstruction of existing vaulted sidewalk and historic stair. Project completion is scheduled for end of 2008.

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