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Project Name: The Strand Condominiums

Location: Portland, OR

Owner: RiverPlace Partners, LLC

Architect: Ankrom Moisan Associated Architects

General Contractor: Walsh Construction Company


The Strand is made up of three glass and metal point towers (two with 11 floors each and one with 13 floors). Total unit count is 189 high-end condominiums, 27 two-story townhouses, retail space and a restaurant. The community embraces the promenade with maximum views of the river and city.


  • Supplied an energy efficient heating/cooling system for all four buildings.
  • Overcame logistical hurdles of staggered construction and regulations for high-rise HVAC work.
  • Worked alongside consulting engineer, Glumac International for potential value engineering options.
  • Each unit has an independent control and 7-day programmable thermostat.
  • Installed more than 12,000 feet of condenser loop.
  • Stairwells and elevator shafts were pressurized in case of fire.

Letters/ Appreciation Accommodation:


  • SHARP Award, STEP Award
  • Associated Builders and Contractors Excellence in Construction — Mechanical over $1,000,000

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