Pershing Apartments — Los Angeles, CA
Killefer Flammang Architects
Over 100 years old, the Pershing project involves the renovation and retrofit of a historically significant 13 Story Downtown LA Building. With over 60,000 square ft, Pershing includes 69 studio apartments, each with its own bathroom and kitchenette. Two levels of steel framing were added for a rooftop bar above the existing occupied historic office tower. A complete seismic analysis and retrofit complying with ASCE-41 life safe as well as 2007 CBC code level seismic forces, and the design of the rooftop system was also completed.