Robert J. Richardson Middle School

Winner of the Brick Industry Association’s 2018 Award Winning Brick Projects

Winner of the Excellence in Masonry Award by the Masonry Advisory Council  

Client: K.R. Miller Contractors, Inc.
Owner: Public Building Commission of Chicago
Location: 6018 S Karlov Ave.
Year Completed: 2016
Surface Area: 135,000 sq. ft.

Description: This project involved constructing a new three-story middle school for 1,500 students. It has a concrete and steel frame on top of concrete footings. The exterior is made with cold-formed steel studs and masonry veneer. The grounds have a parking lot, improved storm-water management, new sidewalks, and artificial athletic turf. This project is also LEED® Gold Certified and won two awards for its design.


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