Case Studies From Foundation Supportworks

Case Studies

I64 / IL-158 Underpass - O'Fallon, IL
Commuter complaints to the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) reported uneven lanes and large “bumps” along westbound Interstate 64 as it passes under...
Northwest Park Sidewalk Lifting - Davenport, IA
The sidewalk surrounding the public restroom building at Northwest Park in Davenport, Iowa experienced differential settlement, evident by faulted slab sections at some of...
Duplex Slab Support in Oxford, IA
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...
Abraham Lincoln High School Addition - Council Bluffs, IA
March 2009 -- The Abraham Lincoln High School was built in 1960 with construction consisting of poured concrete foundations, steel framing and masonry block walls. A renovation...
The Davis Residence - Colorado Springs, CO
November 2009 -The Davis Residence, built in 1999, is a two-story home with an unfinished walkout basement. When the Davis family considered purchasing the home in February...
Verizon Data Center - Omaha NE
December 2010 - An addition was planned for the existing Verizon Data Center building. The addition would be located within the paved area north, east and west of the existing...
Boulder Rural Fire Station - Boulder, CO
December 2010 - The Boulder Rural Fire Department planned to renovate an older office building to serve as a fire station. The project included construction of a new stair...
Residence at Big Floyd Lake - Detroit Lakes, MN
December 2009 Shortly after construction began on a home on Big Floyd Lake, the builder began to observe early warning signs of foundation settlement. Before continuing with...
The Crossing - Madison, WI
July 2010 - The Crossing is a facility owned by The Wesley Foundation. In 2010, the building was to undergo a 1.6 million dollar renovation to include the construction of...
Affinity Health Group - Menasha, WI
May 2009 - The Affinity Health Group Clinic is within a building having both a crawl space and full basement. Construction details include 12-inch-thick poured concrete foundation...
Camelot Apartment Complex - Colorado Springs, CO
February 2010 - The Camelot Apartment Complex was constructed in 1977 and consists of 13 multi-unit buildings, each building with approximate plan dimensions of 220 feet by...
Coyle Residence - Sayreville, NJ
June 2009 - The Coyle home is a ranch-style home built in the 1960’s. The three bedroom ranch and one car garage were built on very poor soil conditions. Settlement...
Fond du Lac YMCA - Fond du Lac, WI
September 2009 - The existing YMCA building was constructed in the 1970’s and generally consists of 12-foot high by 12-inch thick poured concrete foundation walls with...
Heatherwood Elementary School - Boulder, CO
January 2010- The renovation project for the Heatherwood Elementary School in Boulder, Colorado included repair work in an existing area of the building as well as the construction...
Gundersen Lutheran - Cogeneration System - La Crosse, WI
March 2009- The Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center owned land near a tributary of the Mississippi River where they planned to construct a cogeneration system, a system that...
Total Case Studies: 194

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