BIM Coordination was a key element in the success of this project. In addition to typical BIM coordination with mechanical, plumbing, catwalk and railing design there was extensive coordination with precast stair design. Prodraft utilized BIM Technology to import the precast provider’s reference model to precisely locate the steel rakers.

So much steel was used in the design and construction of the building, that if laid out end to end the total length would be 41,796 liner feet. This is comprised of beams, columns, braces and trusses in addition to 11,322 square feet of plate!

Building state-of the art practice facilities with luxury accommodations and advanced training equipment is in vogue in the NBA. (…) But none of the facilities on the books – save the one D.C. is planning for the Wizards in Southeast – aims to incorporate a separate concert and events arena as well” – Washington Post