Kansas City Public LibraryGeolocation: 39.1021, -94.5833

 Terracon provided construction materials testing and engineering services on the KCMO Public Library.

Terracon was retained by the client to complete construction materials engineering and testing, including moisture vapor transmission testing services, for the new downtown public library in Kansas City, Mo. The new home of the Downtown Public Library was once home to The First National Bank Building at 10th and Baltimore. The Downtown Council formerly the Limited Liability Corporation was able to purchase the property and use historic tax credits to renovate the historic building and use the tax credits to back the project. Special Inspections performed by Terracon included: foundation soils observation and testing, spray-applied fire-proofing measuring and testing, structural concrete sampling, testing and observing, structural steel welding observation.

Kansas City, MO