Construction Cost: Size: 33,000sf Completion:
This 33,000 square foot addition to the Star Hollywood Casino at the Santa Ana Pueblo consists of gaming areas, lounge, restaurant, kitchen and other miscellaneous support spaces. Chavez-Grieves provided structural design and engineering, topographical surveys, grading and drainage, on-site utility design, and roadway design for vehicular access. Chavez-Grieves Consulting Engineers, Inc. also coordinated with the required agencies, including Santa Ana Pueblo, The Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District. The structural system consists of a structural steel framing system supporting steel joist with metal decking. Light gage steel stud framing was used for the periphery of the addition. Lateral loads are resisted with chevron-braced frames, utilizing shallow spread footings.