Godfrey Hotel

The form of the Godfrey Hotel is an expression of its staggered truss structural system invented by William LeMessurier in 1966.  In this system, story high steel trusses span across the full width of the building and are staggered from floor to floor.  Precast planks span from the top chord of one truss to the [...]

Godfrey Hotel
Chicago, IL
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