Three chapters of the Structural Engineers Association—in Illinois (SEAOI), New York (SEAoNY) and Northern California (SEAONC)—presented SOM with awards that recognize outstanding achievement and innovation in structural engineering.
Modern Steel Construction spotlights the C.H. Robinson Midwest Headquarters, located on the North Branch of the Chicago River. In the article, SOM Associate Director Benton Johnson sheds light on the building's steel structure and employee-centered design.
On November 28th, 2017, Design Director Eric Keune will commemorate SOM's 81st anniversary as part of the 2017 Chicago Architecture Biennial. Keune will share information on the firm's recent local work and will discuss a selection of international projects that have been informed by that local work.
On October 24th, 2017, Adam Semel will speak at the Land Use Connection Breakfast in Chicago. Panelists will discuss the City of Chicago's North Branch Redevelopment Framework Plan, which includes the SOM-designed Lincoln Yards.
Curbed shares progress on the SOM-designed building at 1515 West Webster Avenue along the North Branch of the Chicago River. Developed by Sterling Bay, the building will house the Midwest headquarters of logistics company C.H. Robinson.
The latest addition to the North Branch of the Chicago River, the SOM-designed 1515 West Webster Avenue has topped out in Chicago. The office building is the first development to emerge on the former site of the historic Finkl steel mill.