Project: Philadelphia Housing Authority Headquarters
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Bower, Lewis, Thrower Architects
EDA Contractors, Inc
Shoemaker Construction Co./Synterra Ltd.
West Conshohocken, PA & Philadelphia, PA
NeaCera® Panel Summary
Panel Size: 1524mm (60”) L x 304.8mm (12”) H
Color: Bright Gray, Cream, Cream Light
Finish: Matte, Satin
Shape: Flat Classic
Weight: 7.5 lbs/SF
Clips: Never on a NeaCera® Project!
Special Conditions: Soffits, Mix of Colors
The Philadelphia Housing Authority has consolidated their operations and administrative teams previously scattered throughout the city within their new 136,600-square-foot Ridge Avenue Headquarters. This 5-story building reflects a $45-million investment by the PHA into the Sharswood neighborhood and is designed for LEED Certificatiom. This building utilized Bright Gray, Cream, and Cream Light colored terra-cotta panels in their design to provide texture and break up the large scale of the façade.