H. C. Nutting, A Terracon Company, was retained to provide construction materials inspection and quality control services for a proposed tieback retaining wall. This project was part of a permanent retaining system along the southern side of existing KY 389 near I-71 South. The landslide occurred due to creep movement of colluvium soils overlaying bedrock.
The project also included installation of instrumentation for monitoring purposes. Inclinometers and load cells were installed at various tiebacks.
LexingtonGeolocation: 38.0461, -84.4588
H.C. Nutting, A Terracon Company, opened the Lexington office in 2000 as a satellite to the Cincinnati office. The office was opened to expand our services further south into the Kentucky market where many of our employees have family and educational ties. In 2007, HCN joined Terracon after serving the Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, and West Virginia areas since 1921.
The Lexington office provides a wide range of services to projects. They have provided geotechnical evaluations, construction materials testing and engineering, environmental consulting and property condition assessments to…