Sapphire CondominiumsGeolocation: 26.8317, -97.4022

Terracon provided geotechnical, environmental, and construction materials engineering and testing services for the tallest condominiums (32-story) in South Padre Island. A Phase I environmental site assessment was conducted for the site prior to construction. Geotechnical engineering services included conducting exploratory borings, associated laboratory testing, and pile load testing. Recommendations were provided for deep foundations (augercast piles), below grade structures, and pavement areas. Construction materials engineering and testing services included soil monitoring/testing, foundation installation monitoring/testing, reinforcing steel observations, and full-time masonry observation with mortar and grout testing.

Padre Island, TX


Associated Office

PharrGeolocation: 26.2114, -98.1981

Terracon's Pharr office has served clients in the Rio Grande Valley area for more than 15 years. The Pharr office is a full service office providing environmental consulting, facilities management, geotechnical engineering, and material inspection services. The office serves clients in a diverse set of sectors and project types which include commercial/retail, education, energy, dams and levees, and much more.

Services that the Pharr office has provided for projects include Phase I ESA and construction material engineering, soil monitoring, foundation testing and other services.