UNITED STATES OLYMPIC MUSEUM
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO
Expected to open in the summer of 2019, the US Olympic Museum in Colorado Springs will be the first of its kind in the United States. The uniquely designed building will feature an Olympic Museum and Hall of Fame, with 60,000 square feet of interactive exhibits that will take the public into the life of an Olympic and Paralympic athlete.
In the foothills of Pike’s Peak in Colorado Springs – A 60,000 square foot structure will house the United States Olympic Museum (USOM). The Museum will be clad with more than 9,000 geometric custom aluminum shingles with associate panel flashings and integrated glass and glazing units.
MG McGrath’s Architectural Surfaces and Glass & Glazing team will fabricate and install a custom exterior metal panel system utilizing 35,885 square feet of .063 aluminum, and a custom interior ceiling panel system utilizing 624 square feet of .063 aluminum, both with a pre-anodized custom finish by Lorin Industries. On the exterior, We will also fabricate and install 4,824 square feet of MG McGrath D-Set Panel system utilizing Vitrabond 4 mm aluminum composite.
The custom curtainwall system utilizes the Reliance Cassette system from Old Castle with Viracon glass fabricated and installed by the McGrath team.