The 2018 International Building Code (IBC) has adopted the new ASCE 7-16 Minimum Design Loads and Associated Criteria for Buildings and Other Structures (Standard) and it is not just the title that is new. The 2018 IBC and the Standard should be widely adopted by 2019. Below are some of the highlights of the new wind provisions […]
Lewis & Van Vleet, Inc. worked with Clark/Kjos Architects, LLC as the structural consultant. The official ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house was on May 16th. From the news article from KTVZ News, “St. Charles Family Care in La Pine will serve the community of La Pine and nearby underserved communities, including Sunriver, Gilchrist, Crescent, Chiloquin, […]
Completed. The Powell Apartments on SE 37th and Powell in Portland, Oregon. A three story multi-family complex of all wood construction. One of the unique features was trying to install the wood press plate trusses over power lines. We worked on the project with WDC and Studio 3 Architecture.
Our current commercial project under construction, Cedar Creek Plaza, is six new retail shops in Sherwood, Oregon along Hwy 99. It is the development/construction project of Deacon Development, LLC. From their website: “Cedar Creek Plaza is approximately 46,000 sf of retail and medical use with an additional 76,000 sf of future development potential, envisioned to be […]
The St. Charles Family Care will open soon in La Pine, Oregon. It is a project that we worked on with Clark/Kjos Architects. They have provided some of the construction pictures that we have previously posted. General contractor is/was Sunwest Builders.