Long Beach Civic Center

Billie Jean King Main Library comprises of approximately 96,000 SF of hybrid wood and steel structure built over the top of an existing parking garage. The library consists of over 1,200 individual glued-laminated beams all manufactured by DR Johnson Wood Innovations. This project is an exquisite example of the beauty of mass timber construction.

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Long Beach, CA

Use of Mass Timber

Glu-lam beams


96,000 Sq’


Skidmore, Owings and Merrill


Clark Construction

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