Will be Located at the Faena Arts Center, Faena Miami Beach Development
SUMMERVILLE, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Construct, SCRA Applied R&D s architectural structures affiliate, today announced a contract with Layton Construction Company, a nationally-recognized general contractor. Construct will deliver and install a Composite Dome at the Faena Arts Center in Miami Beach, Fla. The Faena Arts Center is part of Argentinian developer Alan Faena s $1 billion Faena Miami Beach project.
Layton Construction Company is excited to be working together with Construct on this project
Layton Construction Company is excited to be working together with Construct on this project, stated Tyler Dillon, Construction Manager for Layton Construction Company.
The composite structure will be a self-supporting, monocoque design providing a light-weight alternative to cast-in-place concrete. The design is representative of the unique, custom-engineered composite structures of Construct. The dome will include supports for stage lights, sound equipment and hoist points. Construct works with architects early in the design process to select, engineer and deliver the best available material solution based upon key requirements and installation criteria for each project.
This project demonstrates the custom-engineered composite structures that Construct can achieve, said Construct General Manager David Humphries. The beauty of elegant designs is brought to life with advanced materials that are strong, lightweight and aesthetically pleasing - offering incredible possibilities.
SCRA is an applied research corporation with over 30 years of experience delivering technology solutions with high returns on investment to federal and corporate clients. To fulfill our mission, SCRA has three sectors: Our Technology Ventures sector has helped over 300 early-stage companies to commercialize innovations and create jobs, our Applied R&D sector manages over 100 national and international programs worth $2.8 billion in contract value and our R&D Facilities sector builds and manages research facilities that include wet labs, secure rooms for sensitive work and advanced, high-tech manufacturing shops. Multiple economic impact studies show SCRA s cumulative output into South Carolina s economy to be over $16.6 billion.
Construct offers advanced material expertise to bring unique designs to life. We work with architects early in the design process to select, engineer and deliver the best available material solution based upon the key requirements and installation criteria for each project. Construct also offers contract composite engineering services in coordination with existing engineering consultants.
At Layton Construction, we live the philosophy of Constructing with Integrity. This commitment to excellence symbolizes our philosophy of doing business. It articulates our fundamental values of hard work, thrift, honesty and fairness. It reminds us to extend respect to all people and honor their individuality. It means listening to understand then fulfilling our commitments made.
Our Integrity is measured by quality, truth, honor and unity.
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