case study

Bartle Hall Convention Center – Kansas City, MO

Elevator Construction Project in Kansas City, MO

CBI, with project partner KONE, replaced 8 escalators in the Bartle Hall Convention Center in downtown Kansas City, MO.


Downtown Kansas City, MO


  • Safety barricades construction
  • Electrical upgrades
  • Fire alarm upgrades
  • Carpentry and drywall finishing
  • Painting and flooring

Unique Challenges

CBI was tasked with engineering and reconstructing an existing “hanging” upper escalator pit that was insufficient for the upgraded unit.  Numerous challenges were overcome to ensure the safe deconstruction and reconstruction in the open and active convention center environment.