Highrise (International)

HANIL RESEARCH INSTITUTE of TECHNOLOGY
Taejon, Korea

This is a multi-building complex with research laboratories, pilot plants, a power plant, offices, dormitories and recreational facilities on a 57-acre site. Nine buildings of 1 to 3 stories are for research, housing and manufacturing totaling to about 396,000 sf. Most of the facilities were designed with cast-in-place concrete and reinforced concrete spread footings. A principal now of PLM, together with other engineers belonging to a firm in which PLM's principals were formerly principals, was involved in the structural engineering services provided for the project.

Architect: HOK
Client: Hanil Synthetic Fiber