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The Beverly Briley Building is a 235,000 square foot addition to the historic Ben West Building. The 6 story precast and glass building contains 15 courtrooms for the General Sessions and Criminal Courts and approximately 1100 tons of structural steel. Erection commenced the week of 11/21/04.

Metropolitan Nashville Resolution NO. RS2003-1593: A resolution declaring the criminal courts building on Second Avenue North, adjacent to the Ben West Building, as the “Beverly Briley Building”. The late Beverly Briley was the first mayor of the Metro Government of Nashville and Davidson County.
Fabricator: Wylie Steel Fabricators, Inc. (Brantley Gilmer)
Erector: Group Steel Erectors, Inc. (Buzz Jaynes, Bennie Godwin, Doug Russell)
Contractor: Ray Bell Construction (Tim Robbins, Randy Young, Bill Hogan)
Architect: Gresham Smith and Partners
Structural Engineer: Teasley Services Group, LLC (Lillard Teasley, Richard Potts, John Roberts)
Pictorial View Looking Northeast (2048 kb PDF)





  SDS/2 MODEL IMAGE AS OF 11/21/04

Sample Detail Sheet

Sample Design Calculation


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