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Apple Computers Flagship Store – Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

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Building: Apple Computers Flagship Store
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Address: 679 North Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
Completed: 2003-2004
Client: Apple Computers/Steve Jobs
Architects: Bohlin Cywinski Jackson Architects
Associate Architects: A. Epstein and Sons International
Structural Engineers: Dewhurst Macfarlane and Partners
Lead Engineer + Project Manager: Yoshiniro Nito
General Contractor: Pepper Construction Group LL
Electrical Contractors: AEC Electric Corp.
Design Consultants: Eight, Inc.
Exterior Wall System: Architectural Wall Systems
Structural Tension Elements: TriPyramid Structures, Inc.
Modular Greenroof System: GreenGrid
Green Roof Design: Doug Hoerr Landscape Architects

AE Interests: European rain screen system with open-joint stone; Limestone façade; Self standing glass stairs and bridge; Glass skylight; 2,400 ft2 GreenGrid® green roof; 2005 Green Roofs Awards of Excellence
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References:
▪ Architectural Wall Systems – Apple Computer Flagship Store
▪ Yoshiniro Nito – Projects Summary
▪ Archiplanet – Apple Store – North Michigan Avenue – Chicago, Illinois
▪ AEC Electric Corp. – Clients
▪ Landscape Management – Greening Rooftops for Sustainable Communities Conference and Trade Show visits Washington, D.C. in May
▪ Greenroof Project Database – Apple Computer Store, Chicago

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Written by Tammy Pham

February 12, 2014 at 5:28 pm

Posted in Built

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  1. Hi Tammy ! Just checking – did you write this? if so thank you! We will touch it up a bit to get it in our new format. Please confirm…..GB

    Gregory Brooks

    February 12, 2015 at 6:42 pm


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