Mass timber construction is utilized for its low carbon footprint, its aesthetics, as well as, its ability for prefabrication.

DOMESTIC is a new loft residential tower comprising of 15 floors and 100 loft units over a multi-story mechanical parking gallery and ground floor commercial space. It is anticipated that this project will a paradigm shift in construction due to the unprecedented speed of erection in comparison to similar structures. Once completed, this structure will serve as both a prominent emblem and internationally recognized demonstration of the future of Oregon’s soft wood industry. The building will be a mix of conventional and innovation construction methods to maintain a level of predictability in delivery.

The DOMESTIC timber tower will synthesize WPA’s work to date as well as the nature of the industrial district it is sited within.

Location Portland, OR
TOTAL SF 290,000
Typology Residential
Status Concept