The retaining wall between the Convent of Maternity BVM Parish and the neighboring two and a half story brick structure was failing. The neighbor’s foundation was on the brink of collapse.
Careful demolition of existing wall
Underpinning of neighboring foundation
Construction of new retaining wall, drainage system, and walkway with stairs
Location: Chicago, IL
Engineer: Forefront Structural Engineers Inc.
Service: Structural Repairs & Forensic Work