515.243.4477
400 East Court Avenue | Suite 140 | Des Moines, IA 50309
engineer@shuck-britson.com

Meredith Corporation

LocationDes Moines, IA
  • Project
    • 185,000 Sq. Ft.
    • 330 Car Below Grade Parking
    • 240 Ft. Enclosed Skywalk
    • $26.5 million construction cost
  • Services
    •  Structural Design
    • Construction Review
    • Special Inspection 
description

Meredith’s new six story building symbolizes the Western “Gateway” to downtown Des Moines. The building consists of a two-story, below grade, parking structure and a four-story, above grade, office building. The parking structure utilizes cast-in-place, post tensioned concrete. The office building utilizes LRFD Design and composite construction. The entire building is supported on auger-cast concrete piles. The new building is connected to the existing facility by 240 feet of enclosed skywalk.