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Case Studies

A $400 million building expansion at the Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare facility included the installation of a new cooling tower on the roof of the existing utility building....
The Jack Mclean and Trousdell Aquatic Centers are part of the City of Tallahassee Public Pools system and have over 60,000 square feet of aquatic area. The concrete pool decks...
The Fort Coombs Armory is located within the Apalachicola Historic District and was rebuilt in 1901 after being destroyed by fire shortly after construction in 1898. By 2017,...
The Florida State University Physics Department planned to install a spectrograph in the basement of Collins Hall, which was constructed in 1959. The spectrograph design included...
Renovation plans for the existing facility included the removal and relocation of an existing interior column. The new column location would be only a few feet from the existing...
The “Villages of Twin Oaks” development project was planned southeast of the Big Bend Road and Missouri State Route 141 interchange. The new development would...
A ranch style, slab-on-grade duplex had a stable exterior foundation but poor slab support conditions on the interior. The worst slab settlement was measured at 2 ¾...
The sidewalk surrounding the public restroom building at Northwest Park in Davenport, Iowa experienced differential settlement, evident by faulted slab sections at some of...
The STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) Elementary School building, originally built in 1967, was planned to receive upgrades and renovations. This work...
The building footprint included a wedge-shaped auditorium with a lower stage and stair-stepped seating. The stage and the lower seating areas were generally constructed as...
Additions planned for an existing manufacturing facility included a large furnace and a 30-ton crane. Each addition would require its own foundation system, separate from...
An area of land near a major interstate was under development with multiple buildings being constructed. The construction would also include a proposed retaining wall between...
The Hickey Elementary School building was constructed in 1965. An elevator addition was planned for the school to comply with ADA requirements. The soil profile at the propose...
A local automotive parts distributor planned to have a new 113,000-square foot distribution warehouse built. The proposed metal building would include 20 structural column...
The parking garage was supported on drilled shaft foundations. The stonework façade was supported independently from the parking structure on shallow spread footings....
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