San Francisco Hall of Justice
San Francisco, CA
The San Francisco Hall of Justice project consists of two towers, one six-story, and one ten-story, on a concrete podium utilizing concrete shear wall and steel-braced frame systems. The buildings provide prison housing, administrative offices, a medical clinic, and a parking garage for the Sheriff's Department and County Jail. Some of the structural features include curved shear walls, a pedestrian bridge, and basement walls capable of resisting hydrostatic pressures.