Museum of Science and Industry U-505 Submarine

Project Museum of Science and Industry U-505 Submarine
Location Chicago, Illinois
Client Museum of Science and Industry
Architect Goettsch Partners, Inc.
Market Gaming and Recreation
Scope New underground gallery on the existing Museum campus for the enclosure and preservation of the U-505 Submarine with connecting link to the existing museum. Complex construction due to proximity to Lake Michigan and Lake Shore Drive.  30′ high monolithically poured concrete walls and buttresses.  All work performed in operating campus environment with minimal disruption.