J.W. MacGorman Chapel – Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary

Location: Fort Worth, TX
GC: Manhattan Construction
Fabricator: Irwin Steel
Engineer of Record: Jaster Quintanilla
Architect of Record: Beck Architecture
Floor Area: 41,500 sq. ft.
Roof Area: 82,000 sq. ft.
Tonnage: 1,050 Tons
Comments: Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary opened its new 3,500-seat chapel with a daylong celebration Dec. 1, 2011. The J.W. MacGorman Chapel and Performing Arts Center is the largest venue of its kind in Fort Worth.

The complex serves as the setting for the seminary’s weekly chapel services, as well as graduation ceremonies, musical performances, conferences and other special events.