Alexander & Associates LTD

December 01, 2013

Winston Towers Garage Restoration

The demolition phase of the Winston Towers 5 Garage Restoration project is progressing rapidly.

December 04, 2013

Roosevelt University Tower Parapet Wall Nearly Complete

The reconstruction of the parapet walls at the Auditorium Building tower are nearly complete. The south parapet wall has been completed and tuckpointing on the remainder of the parapet wall is progressing rapidly.

December 05, 2013

Winston Towers Garage Restoration

The demolition phase of the Winston Towers 5 Garage Restoration project is progressing rapidly.

Once the demolition is complete pouring of new concrete will commence. 

December 06, 2013

Fort Sheridan Stair Reconstruction Underway

Demolition is well under way at the historic Tower Barracks at Fort Sheridan stairway that Alexander & Associates was selected to prepare drawings for and supervise construction of.

The stairs were settling and required reconstruction. Demolition is nearly complete at the stairs, were were part of the construction to convert the historic military facility to a modern residential community. 

December 17, 2013

1420 North Lake Shore Drive Door Replacement

The life safety door replacement project at 1420 North Lake Shore Drive is underway. Alexander & Associates were hired to develop specifications and supervise construction at this vintage residential high-rise building for door replacement as required by the Chicago Life Safety Ordinance.

This entails replacing wooden doors at stairwells which do not meet currents fire safety codes with new, compliant doors.  The door replacement is approximately half-way complete. The doors are having custom milled casings installed to match the originals in this luxury vintage building.