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Grain Silo Slab Leveling
The slab of a 60-foot diameter grain silo had experienced about 12 inches of differential settlement. The settlement caused the interior grain delivery augers and floor sweep...
St. Charles High School Building Addition
A building addition east of the St. Charles High School was designed to have concrete drilled shaft foundations near the existing building and shallow spread footings away...
Papa John's Cardinal Stadium Expansion
Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium is an open-air football stadium which is home to the University of Louisville Cardinals. A $63 million expansion project was approved for...
Shaare Emeth Renovation
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...
Strip Mall Renovation
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...
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...
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...
STEAM Elementary School
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 Engineers Club of St. Louis
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...
Crane and Furnace Equipment Foundations - Aurora, Illinois
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...
Billboard Foundation Stabilization - St. Charles, MO
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...
Hickey Elementary School Elevator Addition - St. Louis, MO
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...
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