American Institute of Architects, San Francisco Chapter

The Hallidie Building Restoration

Merit Award

Historic Preservation

Designed by Willis Polk, the National Register-listed Hallidie Building (1918) is recognized as a forerunner of contemporary curtain wall buildings. The Hallidie Building Restoration returns the integrity of the iconic façade through the repair of the curtain wall and the decorative features.


Architect
McGinnis Chen Associates, Inc.
Photography
Sherman Takata
Historic Preservation
Page & Turnbull, Inc.
Owner
Edward J. Conner Herbert McLaughlin Jr.
General Contractor
Cannon Constructors North, Inc.
Structural Engineer (Balconies)
Murphy Burr Curry, Inc.
Construction
The Albert Group, LLC
Sheet Metal Subcontractor
Van Mulder Sheet Metal, Inc.
Steel Subcontractor
MAS Metals, Inc.
Painting Subcontractor
Abrasive Blasting & Coating, Inc.
Structural Engineer (Curtain Wall)
Toft, De Nevers & Lee
Location
San Francisco, CA
Competition
Design Awards 2014