Baruch Houses, Manhattan

CLIENT

Tectonic Engineering & Surveying Consultants P.C.

COMPLETION DATE

2022

SCOPE OF SERVICES

  • Special Inpections:

    • Subsurface Conditions – Fill Placement & Fill-in-place density

    • Footing & Foundation

  • Soil Sampling:

    • Proctor Lab Test

    • Soil Classification Test

    • Gradation Lab Test

    • California Bearing Ratio Lab Test

    • Atterberg Limits Lab Test

    • Field Percolation Test

    • Organics Laboratory Test

NYCHA Baruch Houses Rendering II.jpg

Rendering Courtesy Nelligan White Architects

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

The Bernard M. Baruch Houses are the largest New York City Housing (NYCHA) development in Manhattan, comprised of 18 residential towers which house over 5,600 residents. Amaracon is performing soil testing and lab analysis, as well as footing and foundation inspections as part of the restoration associated with the Sandy Recovery Program.