This architectural marvel, situated in the heart of Miami’s bustling downtown business district, is a massive 760,000-square-foot Class-A office building spanning an impressive 48 stories. With its sleek design and state-of-the-art facilities, MET II stands as a symbol of modernity and sophistication, attracting businesses and professionals alike. Offering ample space and a prime location, this remarkable structure is poised to redefine the standards of corporate excellence in Miami’s thriving commercial landscape.
ARCHITECTURAL FIRM: Nichols Architects
Nichols Architects is a leading Miami architecture firm specializing in creating iconic hospitality, commercial, and residential projects. Their work has garnered international recognition for their expertise in planning and architectural design of mixed-use centers, world-class hotels and resorts, as well as high-end residential, commercial, and retail spaces. With a vast portfolio, their experience extends to various types of developments, including resort and urban hotels, condo hotels, office buildings, high-rise residential complexes, retail facilities, and mixed-use projects. Their projects span across the United States, the Caribbean, the Bahamas, Central America, South America, and Mexico, showcasing their extensive reach and impact in the field of architecture.
SPECIALIZED STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING COMPANY FOR WINDOWS AND DOORS: EASTERN ENGINEERING GROUP
Eastern Engineering Group provided specialized Structural Engineering services for the aluminum and glass window wall system, doors, and railings of a 48-story steel office building with a concrete core. Our team conducted meticulous structural designs and created detailed shop drawings to ensure the optimal performance and seamless integration of these elements into the building’s overall design. To comply with the stringent requirements of the Building Code Compliance Office in Miami-Dade County, we diligently carried out various One Time Approval procedures until the wind pressures met the parameters specified by the Notice of Acceptance (NOA). Additionally, we offered custom design solutions for the structural connections, catering to the unique field conditions of the project.
Did you know that Met 2 holds the prestigious title of being ranked #1 by the South Florida Business Journal? In a list of Top 25 LEED-certified New Building Projects from July 2011, Met 2 claimed the top spot, solidifying its status as an eco-friendly and sustainable marvel.