Project Title

Triplex Structural Investigation

Client

Stapley Construction

Location

Wasilla, AK 99645

Project Scope

Perform a structural investigation of a triplex foundation to address contractors concerns about the floor deflections

Project Details 

  • Investigated the first and second floor of the structure to determine the load path to the foundation.
  • Investigated the crawl space to determine the potential causes of the first floor deflections.
  • The top phot shows that the floor joist was shimmed to tighten up gap below the front door.
  • The settlement of the ground below the perimeter and the interior footing is shown in the middle photo.
  • The bottom photo shows that there is deflection of the pony wall top plate and the floor joists are rotating or tipping to the side above the interior pony wall.
  • TE&D provided recommendations for an additional geotechnical investigation and recommendations for other repairs.
Residential - Commercial - Residential Inspection - Structural Investigation -Triplex 3
Residential - Commercial - Residential Inspection - Structural Investigation -Triplex 1
Residential - Commercial - Residential Inspection - Structural Investigation -Triplex 2

Triplex Structural Foundation Investigation -Inspection

Updated on 2018-03-09T17:10:18+00:00, by ted.