Jenkins Brick Manufacturing Facility
Size: 215,000 sf
Status: Completed 2006
Project Awards: EPA’s Landfill Methane Outreach programs Achievement of the Year 2006; Award of Merit by South Central Construction News
GMC provided the subsurface exploration and geotechnical engineering evaluation for the new manufacturing facility. Maximum fill heights up to 35 feet and maximum cut slopes up to 90 feet. The team drilled 35 borings across the site and performed laboratory testing of the soils to determine their suitability for use as compacted fill. Recommendations for geotechnical related issues such as site preparation, included earthwork and excavation considerations were provided. Design and construction of shallow and deep foundations, cut and fill slopes, and rock fill recommendations were also included in the scope.
Scope of Services