CWI Construction’s Georgia Tech Carnegie Building receives prestigious “Excellence in Rehabilitation” Award

Georgia Tech’s Carnegie library stands as a central component among the many historic buildings on its campus. Funded by Andrew Carnegie, the library was constructed in 1906, combining elements of Italian Renaissance and Beaux-Arts architectural styles. This ornate building has seen several renovations and alterations to its interior and exterior during the 1950s-60s and again in the 1980s that severely altered its original character. Partnering with Lord Aeck Sargent in 2015, Georgia Tech began a project to return the exterior façade to its original 1906 condition, using extensive research, conservation analysis and photographic evidence.

Download the article and award in the Fall 2017 edition of "The Rambler"

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