843 N Spring Street is an award-winning architectural gem that effortlessly adapts to the local landscape. From the New High Street entrance, a charming passageway beckons pedestrians into a lush public plaza adorned with quaint retail spaces.Below, additional retail spaces gracefully line the Spring Street side, while a grand staircase invites pedestrians to ascend as though entering a walled garden. A striking 145,000 square feet of adaptable office and retail areas are characterized by the prominent display of exposed Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) panels.
The building is made of a hybrid CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber) structure that plays a pivotal role in its endeavor to be a pioneering symbol of sustainability, acting as a carbon sequestration champion, estimated to capture an impressive 1,357 metric tons of carbon. This innovative building also boasts a photovoltaic (PV) array, over 200 bike stalls, and electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, underlining its commitment to eco-friendliness.
- SEAOSC Structural Engineering Award of Merit (2023)
- AIA Los Angeles, Next LA Citation Award
- SCDF Design Awards, Honor Awards
- LABC Architectural Awards, Under Construction Category