Ark Encounter / LeRoy Troyer

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  • Client: Answers in Genesis/Crosswater Canyon
  • Destination Concepts & Development: LeRoy Troyer, Cary Summers
  • Answers In Genesis: Exhibits & Theming, Patrick Marsh
  • Carpentry Amish Carpentry Crews From: Amish Carpentry Crews
  • Project Mechanical/Electrical: Ron Troyer, P.E. (Troyer Group)
  • Colorado Timber Frame: Heavy timber milling
  • Roofing: TruCraft
  • Structural Wood Systems: Glulams
  • Mechanical/Electrical Project: Ron Troyer, P.E. (Troyer Group)
  • City: Cincinnati
  • Country: United States
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Ark Encounter / LeRoy Troyer - Garden
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From the architect. The one-of-a-kind Ark Encounter project, said to be the largest timber-framed structure in the world, has been completed in Williamstown, KY (40 miles south of Cincinnati, OH).

Ark Encounter / LeRoy Troyer - Concrete
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A family-oriented, historically authentic, and environmentally friendly themed attraction, the Ark Encounter is a to-scale replica of the Biblical Noah’s Ark, which market studies suggest will see 1.2 – 2 million visitors annually.  Phase 1 of the Ark Encounter also has a 1,500 person seat restaurant, zip line courses, and a petting zoo.  The project began nearly 7 years ago with the planning and permitting process, now the Ark Encounter officially opened on July 7th, 2016.

Ark Encounter / LeRoy Troyer - Beam, Handrail, Column
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Ark Encounter / LeRoy Troyer - Beam
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The Noah’s Ark story is about a man with great faith who built a large ship to hold his family and 2 of every living animal species to spare them from a catastrophic flood.  Today, the life-sized reconstruction is a design feat unlike any other structure, and is a park for all to visit.  

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Address:Cincinnati, OH, USA

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Cite: "Ark Encounter / LeRoy Troyer" 09 Sep 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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