Case Study

UC San Francisco “The Tidelands” Case Study

USCF design architects Kieran Timberlake wanted the buildings to fit into the look and feel of the Dog Patch neighborhood. Because of this, the University sought out an exterior system that balanced aesthetics with cost and environmental considerations.

You'll Learn:

  • Working with Clark Pacific as the single source provider eliminated the need for UCSF to work with multiple trades.
  • Working through its target value design process and production, Clark Pacific shaved six months off the design schedule.
  • Weekly meetings allowed for multiple iterations in design on the fly and as the job progressed while maintaining the TVD budget. 
  • Standards and requirements were met automatically, eliminating the need for extra consultants and testing.