BEAUTY & FUNCTION
181 Fremont is a true expression of form and function as one; of the marriage of architecture and engineering. Its diagonal exoskeletal structure creates a striking effect while also making this elegantly proportioned tower possible. The dazzling sawtooth curtain wall both animates the building’s faces and reduces its solar load. Even the exterior wrap-around terrace serves both as a visual delineation of the commercial and residential floors while being an integral part of the structural system by reducing wind loads on the building and at
Materials were selected for aesthetic as well as sustainable values, such as the curtain wall glass, which has an appealing grey-green tint that also serves as a solar shield.