Michter's Fort Nelson Distillery
Deconstruction and historic preservation of a late 19th century six-story, stone masonry structure – 100 feet off the ground.
Michter’s Fort Nelson Distillery
801 W. Main St. Louisville, KY
Late 19th century six-story, stone masonry structure with wood floor joists located in busy downtown area
Selective Demolition; Historic Preservation; Deconstruction
Structural pre-demolition, including removing diaphragms consisting of wood flooring and supporting joists, enabling iron workers to install new floors
Installing metal columns to support exterior wall; dismantling floors that were elevated 100 feet off the ground