Peper Lofts (did you know?)

Peper Lofts (did you know?)

Frames and Glass Set
Manufacturing Frames
Atrium
Beautiful Riverfront View
Historic Original Beams
Entrance and Vestibule

This fall, Laclede’s Landing is set to see the first-ever mixed-use building known as Peper Lofts. Peper Lofts will feature a rooftop sundeck with a spectacular view of the Arch.

Aptly named for the building formerly known as the Christian Peper building.

The Christian Peper building was built in 1899 by architect A.M. Beinke to be home to the Christian Peper Tobacco Company.

While Peper Lofts is located on North 1st Street, in 1784, the street was originally named La Grande Rue.

In 1763, the French fur trapper, Pierre Laclede, and Auguste Chouteau left on an exploration from New Orleans to establish a trading post. Settling on the west bank of the Mississippi River. In 1784, temporary cabins were built, and Laclede named the settlement in honor of the patron Saint of France, Saint Louis. The village of Saint Louis soon became the center of commerce, to exchange goods.

The area is rich in history with cobblestone streets and century-old brick and cast-iron facade buildings.

We are honored to be a small part of this incredible renovation while manufacturing interior glass and vestibule not far from Chouteau and Lafayette Streets!

Please enjoy the photos of the work in progress.

See you on the La Grande Rue (North 1st Street)!

 

Related Posts:

how to insulate windows for winter

How to Insulate Windows for Winter

Given the fact that windows are responsible for approximately 30% of heat loss during the heating season, it’s no surprise that homeowners are prone to researching how to insulate windows for winter. Ideally, you would utilize these methods to insulate your windows before cold weather sets in, but, luckily, most methods are fairly inexpensive and […]

plexiglass vs acrylic

Plexiglass vs Acrylic: What’s the Difference?

When considering the differences between plexiglass vs acrylic, the reality is, they’re very similar. But there are a few notable differences. Let’s break down what plexiglass, acrylic and a mysterious third contender, Plexiglas, are and the differences between them. What is acrylic? Acrylic is a transparent thermoplastic homopolymer. In other words, it’s a kind of […]

Upgrading Security with Bullet-Resistant Glass

Bullet-Resistant Glass is one of many types of safety glass. For the benefit of the safety of your occupants and space it is important to use the safety product that fits your individual needs, so let’s focus today on Bullet-Resistant Glass. Bullet-Resistant Glass is beneficial in the prevention of bullet penetration, blasts from an explosion […]

Getting Employees Interested in Safety Awareness!

As we all know, safety in all professions matters. Construction safety is crucial! We are proud of our safety record and our safety program. Our safety program seems simple in terms of how it is implemented. Every morning we conduct a short “gather around time” before anyone heads out for the day. Our AGM goes […]