In 2006, Terracon opened its Chicago office located in the West Loop on Lake Street. The office started out as an environmental and facilities office. In 2008, the Naperville office relocated a geotechnical engineer and a materials engineering and testing project manager in order to serve the downtown market. The Naperville and Chicago offices work very closely with one another. The Chicago Terracon office provides geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing services for construction projects. The Chicago office also works on environmental site assessments and remediation as well as due diligence assessments.
650 W. Lake St., Suite 420
Chicago, IL 60661
Phone: (312) 575 0014
Fax: (312) 575 0111
As part of a site acquisition and redevelopment program, Terracon was retained by LaQuinta Corporation to perform a due diligence assessment of a nine-story office building in downtown Chicago. Terracon's initial services included a Phase I ESA and asbestos survey of the existing structure which was used as an office building. Based on the findings of the Phase I, a limited site investigation was conducted to evaluate potential site impacts due to an abandoned-in-place underground storage tank and subsurface soil conditions. The limited site investigation revealed soil impacts due to…