Elisabet Ney Museum Restoration & Site Improvements

Austin, Texas

Services: Structural Engineering

Cost: $1.5M

Date Complete: August 2014

Team: Volz & Associates Inc.

Owner: City of Austin Parks and  Recreation Department

Description: The initial phase of the restoration of the Elisabet Ney Museum site included a written report on the Museum, including photographs of potential structural concerns and updates to the 2007 Master Plan. In addition, the written report on the Lodge building included establishing the anticipated repair/replacement of structural elements with respect to retrofitting the structure for office/meeting space usage, including the possible conversion of the attic into office space. Services Provided: Provided space planning/feasibility options with respect to structural requirements Documentation of structural concerns Estimates of probable construction costs for structural repairs.

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