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An elevated beach house built in 1949 was supported on timber pilings with wood cross bracing. Partial deterioration of the existing piles caused the one-story stilt home...
A swimming pool was planned behind a bayside home that was still under construction. The cinderblock and wood framework of the new home was supported by driven concrete piles;...
Renovations to the Pasco County School District Offices included an interior elevator addition within one of the existing buildings. The proposed elevator shaft required excavating...
The Science Museum of Virginia planned to open a new permanent exhibit called “Speed”. The centerpiece of this exhibit would be a full-size SR-17 Blackbird spy...
A 216-foot-long by 60-foot-wide, L-shaped inlet waterway was planned at the site of a bayside residence. The proposed dredging would allow water from the adjacent bay to flow...
The Nebraska Department of Roads (NDOR) was experiencing as much as two inches of settlement over a 100’ x 25’ section of bridge departure on eastbound Interstate...
The second level of the Carlton Building parking garage was constructed half on grade and half above another parking lot. The area where the two halves joined had settled...
The Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) observed 1,700 feet of the eastbound center lane of Interstate 24 had settled as much as two inches. More concerning about...
Three newly constructed bridges on Interstate 80 showed significant settlement on the approach slabs within a relatively short time after construction. The pavement was in...
Brace Hall is a 110 year old, three story structure sitting in the shadow of Memorial Stadium on the University of Nebraska campus. During recent renovations, the...
The Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad (BPRR) is a 368 mile long, class II railroad operating from Butler, PA to Buffalo, NY carrying commodities such as paper, petroleum,...
The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) observed that three section-lengths of the southbound lanes of the Korean War Veterans Memorial Highway (SR1) had settled...
The Jacksonville Utilities Authority contacted Alpha Foundation Specialists regarding a high-traffic bridge approach which was experiencing settlement. An eight (8) to 12...
I.E.I. Barge Services planned for a new overhead conveyor system to extend from a proposed rail/truck receiving pit to two material handling buildings at the facility. The...
 New owners of a 250-unit apartment complex planned for a multi-million-dollar renovation, prompting a re-inspection of all buildings on the property by the local municipality....
Total Case Studies: 177

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