The Polsinelli Headquarters and Hotel Sorella, located in Kansas City, MO received a 2014 PCI Design Award. Combining a hotel and law firm, 360 Architecture was challenged with developing a design that complemented the Country Club Plaza district where the building is located and honoring the Spanish heritage of the area.
|Kansas City, MO
|Enterprise Precast Concrete, Inc.
As both tenants plan to remain in the building for a long time, the materials selected and long-term lifecycle costs were a key concern. Precast concrete quickly became an obvious choice not only for its durability but also because it offered a cost-effective and energy-efficient solution.
Polsinelli Headquarters and Hotel Sorella
The precaster, Enterprise Precast, used a custom Italian-style formliner from Architectural Polymers to create the light white, acid-etched concrete facade. The liner was used with 6" panels and features an intricate infill pattern.