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Sheraton New Orleans Airport-

Located near the Louis Armstrong International Airport, this project features 247 guest rooms along with indoor facilities for entertaining and dining, and health facilities. This poured in place concrete structure was the first to use the post-tensioning system for floor slabs in the City of New Orleans. This process is condusive to minimizing slab thickness and ultimately reduces the weight of the building. There were significant reductions in costs for the concrete and the foundation.