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Snow on Steel
Posted by Alison Trost on January 26, 2011 at 9:36 AM.

The ongoing construction of the Kauffman Center, Kansas City, has passed another test. The structure needed to withstand various weather elements, including snow and with this winter season hitting the area hard, the building performed as expected.


Watch as Kyle McQuiston, the project executive, explains the considerations and systems implemented for dealing with the snow at the Kauffman Center in this short video clip from KMBC (local ABC affiliate).


To read about the project’s 3,989-ton steel package in the October 2010 issue of MSC, click here.

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