Located in Sitka, Alaska, Mt. Edgecumbe Recreation and Aquatic Facility is a 31,650 square foot building that features a full-sized pool, a slide, and climbing walls. In this venue children of all ages can learn to swim while engaging with their peers.
The structure boasts a modern design with rustic undertones and sports a large overhang supported by HSS columns fitted with CAST CONNEX® Architectural Tapers TM (ART). These pre-engineered steel castings provide a streamlined aesthetic and a substantial load-bearing capacity.
Owner: Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities / Alaska Department of Education and Early Development
Architect: ECI Architecture
Structural Engineer: AMC Engineers
General Contractor: Cornerstone General Contractors
Steel Fabricator: ST Fabrication