Pine Street Inn Tower


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Location

Boston, Massachusetts

Client

Einhorn Yaffee Prescott Associates, Architects

Owner

Pine Street Inn

Project Description

Description: Structures North performed an evaluation of this 160-foot tuscan Campanile which served as the hose tower of the former Boston Fire Department Headquarters. The tower was condemned due to water intrusion and differential brick moisture growth. Dismantling and reconstruction of the tower’s upper half, re-skinning of the lower half with new “floating” brick system on hidden steel frame gave this locally iconic structure a second life.

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