$10 million project to replace the wooden west wall with noncombustible structure consisting of steel vertical trusses, metal framing, and translucent panels. The original building was made up of wooden beams with arches that span a distance of 400 ft. and a center height of 144 ft. The dome has a floor area of 93,550 sq. ft. and a seating capacity of 16,000.
Modern Drywall, Inc. Contributions
Metal Framing, Gypsum Board Assemblies, Acoustic Wall Panels, Insulation for East End Wall
Walsh Construction Co.
"Modern Drywall is by far the best Drywall / Framing sub I have ever had the pleasure of working with. They are a union shop with a crew that out performs every sub I have working at the Kibbie Dome, and I have excellent subs on the job! With the level of difficulty and the fast paced schedule, these guys are performers."
-Jeff Nelson, Superintendent