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Projects

Fiserv Forum

Project Team

ZS, Populous, HNTB, Eppstein Uhen Architects

Owner

Wisconsin Center District

Location

Milwaukee, WI

Area

675,000 sf

Completion Date

2018

Fiserv Forum is a multi-purpose arena located in downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Groundbreaking and construction began on the 675,000 square-foot arena in June 2016, and opened to the public in August 2018.

The arena is a pile supported structure consisting of a reinforced concrete frame, composite pan joist system, steel brace frames, structural precast concrete seating bowl and long span steel trusses. The exterior of the building is comprised of curtain wall systems, architectural precast concrete, metal panels, stone veneer and single ply membrane roofing.

ZS served as a consulting partner on the project team, providing a number of key structural and building envelope design and consulting services including:

  • Structural design and Engineer of Record for deep and shallow foundations systems
  • Roof consultant and Architect of Record for all roof and gutter systems
  • Design and engineering of building maintenance and window washing access and fall protection systems on the exterior and interior
  • Exterior envelope consultant for exterior wall systems including curtain wall, precast concrete, metal panels, air barrier, insulation, and masonry systems
  • Full time onsite structural resident engineer services during construction

Fiserv Forum is a multi-purpose arena located in downtown Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Groundbreaking and construction began on the 675,000 square-foot arena in June 2016, and opened to the public in August 2018.

The arena is a pile supported structure consisting of a reinforced concrete frame, composite pan joist system, steel brace frames, structural precast concrete seating bowl and long span steel trusses. The exterior of the building is comprised of curtain wall systems, architectural precast concrete, metal panels, stone veneer and single ply membrane roofing.

ZS served as a consulting partner on the project team, providing a number of key structural and building envelope design and consulting services including:

  • Structural design and Engineer of Record for deep and shallow foundations systems
  • Roof consultant and Architect of Record for all roof and gutter systems
  • Design and engineering of building maintenance and window washing access and fall protection systems on the exterior and interior
  • Exterior envelope consultant for exterior wall systems including curtain wall, precast concrete, metal panels, air barrier, insulation, and masonry systems
  • Full time onsite structural resident engineer services during construction