Isabella Geriatric Center
New York City, NY
Oweis Engineering Inc. (OEI) was retained by Thornton-Tomasetti Engineers (TTE) to provide geotechnical evaluation, investigation and analysis for the proposed construction of a new ten-story structure and parking garage for the Isabella Geriatric Center in NYC. OEI services included:
Collection and review of geological and geotechnical data.
Performed a Subsurface Exploration Program.
Conducted a laboratory testing program.
Performed engineering analysis for the design and construction of proposed foundations.
Prepared an engineering report including recommendations for allowable bearing capacity of shallow foundations on rock, blasting specifications and seismic design criteria.