Glass Observation Cabin: Mall of America
One Oversized Glass Observation Cabin
The system and structure of this glass cab, being enclosed in a glass hoistway, required special consideration to conceal unsightly but necessary mechanical parts and connections. G&R worked directly with various sub-contracting teams to ensure that the operating system coincided with the cab structure.
The floor includes two 7-ft. (l) x 4-in. (w) LED accent lights that are covered with diffusors and non-skid glass. Along the sidewalls and rearwall, double rows of continuous (flat) stainless steel bumper rails and round stainless steel handrails are affixed at the mullions with custom handrail brackets.
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Glass, Continuous Hand/Bumper Rail(s), Exotic Light Features/Fixtures, Floor Lighting, Glass Doors, LED Lighting, Observation Cabin, Perimeter Lighting, Rectangular Bar Bumper(s), Round Downlights, Safety Glass, Shroud & Extension, Stainless Steel