The Edge Ames

Ames, IA
The Edge is an elevated student living experience, ideally located directly across from Iowa State University’s main entrance.  Precast was used for two levels of parking, as well as for the podium for one level of retail and five levels of two-, three- and four-bedroom units.


55,524 sq. ft. Hollowcore Plank
104 Precast Beams
46 Precast Columns
92 Precast Wall Panels (22,483 sq. ft.)
1,022 sq. ft. of Solid Slabs


GC:  McShane Construction
Architect:  Cube 3
EOR:  Rakker Rhodes Engineering