650 Newport Center Drive

GMU provided a comprehensive foundation investigation for both a 20-story steel moment framed office building and an adjacent 8 story parking structure (4 stories below grade). The office tower was supported on a structural mat slab, and the parking structure was supported on conventional foundations. Major geotechnical design elements included: foundation design, settlement, excavation stability, and tie-back design. GMU also provided geotechnical construction observation and testing.