One Light Tower


Taliaferro & Browne performed civil engineering, survey services and special inspections for the One Light Tower residential facility located in the Power & Light District in downtown Kansas City, Missouri. One Light Tower is a 25-story, 311-unit apartment building with a reinforced concrete moment resisting space frame structural system and post-tensioned floor slabs. The foundation is composed of drilled piers to rock.

Civil engineering services included site grading, streetscape design, utility design, and ADA access analysis. Surveying services included performing a topographic survey of the site, and platting.

Special inspection services performed by Taliaferro & Browne, Inc. included placement of reinforced steel, concrete placement, bolts in reinforced concrete, high strength bolting, structural welding, steel frame inspection, structural masonry, post-installed anchors, architectural components, and post-tensioning systems.