Two McLaren projects won 2018 Pollstar Awards! Roger Waters Us + Them Tour won Most Creative Stage Production, and the renovated Brooklyn Steel warehouse won Best New Concert Venue. For Roger Waters, McLaren provided structural and mechanical engineering services for the custom-designed large overhead mother grid rigging truss, and projection “Rolio” drops. For Brooklyn Steel, McLaren provided structural and geotechnical engineering services to help convert the steel fabrication warehouse into an 1,800 person capacity music venue. This included slab-on-grade modifications, design of a moveable stage, production grid design, additional mezzanine levels, foundation design, acoustic green roof design, and gravity and lateral analysis.