Downtown Dallas Architectural Icon – Hunt Headquarters
Poised at the edge of the Arts District in downtown Dallas, the Hunt Oil Company headquarters embodies all to be expected in a best-in-class corporate office facility. Besides the roof system installation, KPost was also responsible for sealing and coating the exterior water feature that prominently wraps around the base of the building. The expertise of KPost’s waterproofing group is evident in a building amenity that is visible to all and enjoyed daily by many!
FULL STORY: The new corporate headquarters for the Hunt Oil Corporation is a striking 14-story building in Dallas’ Arts District. In addition to dramatic curves and angles, the building has a water feature that wraps around the elliptical base of the building and extends into the interior. This water feature includes a fountain, waterfalls, ponds, underwater lighting, and “disappearing” edges. It also sits atop two occupied levels, including a garage, which means it is vital that the water feature employ a waterproofing system that is proven and reliable. “We needed the very best in waterproofing,” stated Hoyt Hammer, AIA and principal of Dallas-based The Beck Group of Dallas, architects of the building. …Read More >>