MilwaukeeGeolocation: 42.8616, -87.9884
Terracon provided geotechnical, environmental, and construction materials engineering and testing and facilities services in Wisconsin since 1997. In 2003, Terracon acquired KTE, which augmented our capacity to service our clients across southern and eastern Wisconsin. Terracon's Milwaukee office is staffed by skilled geotechnical and environmental engineers, geologists, environmental scientists, Wisconsin DOT-certified and trained engineering technicians, and administrative staff.
Mayfair WoodsGeolocation: 43.0495, -88.0076
Terracon was selected to perform geotechnical exploration and construction materials engineering and testing for the Mayfair Woods project located in Wauwatosa, Wis. Terracon provided the testing and observation services for the construction of the approximately 170,000 square-foot, four-story office building and approximate 68,000 square foot, three-level parking garage.
The geotechnical exploration was conducted in an environmentally-protected area over sloping terrain. Variable soil conditions were encountered and foundation recommendations considered support on all potential bearing…
Terracon developed Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plans for more than 200 sites owned by Wisconsin Public Service Corporation. The sites include electrical substations, hydroelectric facilities, coal, gas, and nuclear power plants and warehouse/garage facilities. Using resources from multiple offices, Terracon completed visits to each of the sites within a two-month period. Various types of petroleum-containing equipment were observed at these sites, including oil-filled electrical equipment, aboveground storage tanks (ASTs), drums, lube oil reservoirs and…
Terracon was retained to perform construction materials engineering and testing services for the new Cardiac Tower and West Parking Structure at the St. Luke's Medical Center in Milwaukee. St. Luke's Cardiac Tower Addition project included the construction of a seven-story addition over an existing five-story parking structure.
Terracon provided materials testing for all concrete, structural steel, and fireproofing for the project. Unique testing aspects included high strength concrete columns to the height of the structure and extensive structural steel inspection throughout the structure.