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Large Press Foundation Placement

Large Press Foundation Placement

Confidential Client

Location Pin

Western Pennsylvania

  • Cement bentonite slurry wall with sheet piling and whalers
  • 7,000 cubic yards of 7,000 PSI self-consolidating concrete (two placements)
  • Vertical and horizontal post-tensioning

Project Details

Mascaro constructed an octagonal-shaped, post-tension foundation 24 feet below the finished floor elevation inside an existing industrial building. Work included demolition of four column foundations and slab; installation of a cement bentonite temporary support excavation system; excavation; formwork, reinforcing, post-tensioning embeds, placement of approximately 7,000 cubic yards of concrete; post tensioning of system; backfilling; and construction of four electric tunnels and two rail trenches.