Kone Centre

Moline, Illinois

Reduced Carbon Footprint by 63 tons and increased Speed of Construction by 10 days.


Project Summary

The KONE Centre is a mixed-use development that brings class A office models, condominiums, along with a dynamic retail space to downtown Moline’s Riverfront District.  This building was designed to be conscious of the environment and reduce the need for excess material. Compared to ASHRAE 90.1, which is the industry standard for commercial buildings, there was a 28 percent reduction in energy used. The building was named the highest-rated LEED certified building in Illinois by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), announced this week and received LEED Platinum certification under the Core & Shell (CS) rating system after it opened. 


Helix® TSMR™ reinforcement was leveraged for the Slab on Grade, Slab on Metal Deck and Topping applications.


Category:                 Commercial
Contractor:             Ryan Companies & Treiber Construction
Location:                 Moline, Illinois 
Application:           Slab on Grade, Slab on Metal Deck,                                                  Topping

Original Design:  SOG - 13.5” with #5@12” OCEW T&B
                                   SOMD - 10“ section with #5@15” OC
                                   Topping - 4.25“ with plastic fibers

Helix Dosage:       SOG 18 lb/yd3 + #5@12” OC;  

                                   SOMD 13.5 lb/yd3, Topping 5 lb/yd3









Increase in Shear Strength:               243%

Increase in Modulus of Rupture:    25%

Increase in Durability:                        44%

Increased Speed of Construction:   11 Days

Reduction in Carbon Footprint:     55 Tons

Commercial Projects

  • Facebook - White Circle
  • Instagram - White Circle
  • LinkedIn - White Circle
  • Twitter - White Circle
  • YouTube - White Circle

Helix Steel | 2300 Washtenaw Avenue, Suite 201 | Ann Arbor, MI 48104 | 734-322-2114

© 2020 Helix Steel